How teachers should navigate a second marriage

When a second marriage occurs, there are some things that need to be addressed. But being a teacher adds another layer on those discussions.

How beneficiary forms can supercede a will

Rule of thumb: A beneficiary form always trumps a will. Watch the heart-breaking story of when it goes wrong.

How does a teacher’s pension get treated in a divorce?

No matter the circumstances or process for divorce, an Illinois teacher’s pension can be treated in numerous ways and have many nuances as to how it can be separated.