How Can a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® Professional Help You?


A Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® works to Secure Your Financial Future. We can help you by addressing the unique financial issues around divorce with data that can achieve more equitable settlements. Through the financial analysis process, a CDFA® professional can help you think through the real cost of divorce and develop a realistic picture of your financial situation as you transition to a new lifestyle. 


A CDFA® Professional is Trained to:

  • Produce powerful case exhibits in the form of reports and graphical representations.
  • Give you professional support to know you have all your financial bases covered.
  • Provide a rock-solid personal financial analysis for your future.
  • Make sure you understand the short- and long-term financial impacts of different settlement proposals. 

A CDFA® Professional Can Help You Understand:

  • Personal vs. Marital Property
  • Valuing and Dividing Property
  • Retirement Plans and Pensions
  • Spousal and Child Support
  • Splitting the House
  • Tax Problems and Solutions  

What is a CDFA® Professional?

CDFA® professionals have specialized skills and experience that enable them to analyse the long-term financial impact of divorce.  These professionals have met specific education, experience, and ethical requirements, and have been designate by the Institute for Divorce Financials Analysts ™  (IDFA ™).  The CDFA® professional abides by a Code of Ethics, is subject to a disciplinary board, and completes continuing education requirements. To learn more, visit