Fair Share Divorces
Your Financial Partner in the Divorce Process


Expertise & Empathy


What does a CDFA do?

The role of a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® professional is to assist the client and their lawyer or mediator to understand how the financial decisions they make today will impact the client’s financial future.

We will be responsible for:

Identifying the short- and long-term effects of dividing property

Helping you develop a budget

Reviewing pension and retirement plan issues

Determining affordable options for the matrimonial home

Evaluating the client’s insurance needs

Providing the client and lawyer with data that shows the financial effect of any given divorce settlement

Explaining tax issues that apply specifically to divorce

Working with individuals


couples as a financial neutral.


Typical Questions..

Who gets the house?

What tax issues must we be concerned with?

How do we divide our retirement accounts?

How will the lower-earning spouse survive financially?


What is the cost?

There is a free phone consultation where we can discuss your situation and see if it’s a good fit.

If you choose to engage our service, the hourly rate is $200 & the typical client will involve 6 hours of work.

Financial Coach



Scott Birmingham, CFP®, CDFA®,

Scott decided to focus his BYB Financial Coach practice on guiding couples and individuals through the unique financial challenges of a divorce after discovering how little support there was in this area during his own divorce. Scott has 20 years experience in financial services with the highest credentials in the industry.

CFP® (Certified Financial Planner)

CDFA® (Certified Divorce Financial Analyst)

ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant)

CAP (Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy)

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BYB Financial Coach, LLC knows that this a very trying time and it’s important to put together a strong team to support you. We offer free consultations designed to walk you through our services.

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