Emily McBurney specializes in QDRO law, and according to her, it is crucial for a couple to fully appreciate the importance of splitting retirement funds.
Last night legislation was passed in the French Senate raising retirement age to 62. This needed to happen. France is in desperate need of economic reform. The government is financing pensions with debt. Many countries face pension problems, including the United States.
In the name of fiscal discipline and making public finances healthier, the European financial power houses are putting Keynesian welfare state concept at stake at the cost of people finances.