Do not hide your retirement accounts.


FLINT-Did you know “For any divorce or separate maintenance action filed on or after September 1, 2006, 

(For more information contact Attorney Terry Bankert at FlintDivorce.com 235-1970.)
“[I]f a judgment of divorce or judgment of separate maintenance provides for the assignment of any rights in and to any pension, annuity, or retirement benefits, a proportionate share of all components of the pension, annuity, or retirement benefits shall be included in the assignment unless the judgment of divorce or judgment of separate maintenance expressly excludes 1 or more components. ”

“Components include, but are not limited to, supplements, subsidies, early retirement benefits, postretirement benefit increases, surviving spouse benefits, and death benefits. ”

“This subsection shall apply regardless of the characterization of the pension, annuity, or retirement benefit as regular retirement, early retirement, disability retirement, death benefit, or any other characterization or classification, unless the judgment of divorce or judgment of separate maintenance expressly excludes a particular characterization or classification(MCL 552.101(5)
Got it? Translated, your retirement accounts must be dealt with in a judgement of divorce. Call 1-810-235-1970.
@terrybankert

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