Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Leading Ladies - In a Relationship: How to Get Your Financial “House” in Order

One of the leading causes of divorce is money issues. During this evening, we have our guest speaker, family lawyer Melanie Magnusson, who will be going over a series of topics pertaining to the financial realities in a partnership. 
Date: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, wine at 6:30, workshop at 7:00
Location: Creekside Community Centre – 1 Athlete’s Way, Vancouver, BC
Topics included:
  • Kids – the Stork brings them with a bundle of financial and legal joy.
  • Finances – avoid the “more money, more problems” vortex.
  • Keeping the in-laws out – plan to protect your extended family with care.
  • All cards on the table – why communication really is the key to marriage bliss.
  • The Pre-Nup – a contract for romance?
Your take-aways:
  • Learn the benefits of discussing legal and financial realities with your partner
  • How to be responsible while you run with romance
  • Get a broader perspective on wedding planning
  • Know the risks involved in partnerships and prepare
Melanie Magnusson is a lawyer who specializes in family law and estate & tax litigation.  Melanie works with her clients to help them avoid or resolve conflict.  Her goal is to empower clients by helping them see past their immediate problems and see that challenges can lead to personal growth and future opportunity.  Melanie believes in approaching every situation strategically with the big picture in mind because every client has a story and a unique set of goals.
Leading Ladies’ own, Sayo Nickerson from Team Nickerson, will be giving us a quick update on the Spring Real Estate Market: “How you can take advantage of this spring real estate market”
Please note: We’ve changed our format. Doors open at 6:30, presentation will begin at 6:45, with one break and networking time at the end of the evening.
Buy your tickets today! We have sold out the last 6 events. Join us on MEET UP.