Is My Retirement a Defined Contribution Account? – Men’s Divorce Podcast

On the latest episode of the Men’s Divorce Podcast, we provide an overview of defined contribution accounts and how they are divided in divorce.

Defined contribution plans are a type of retirement account owned by the individual participant, which gives it a tax-preferred status. Cordell & Cordell divorce attorneys review the intricacies of these accounts, their tax implications, what plans are considered defined contribution plans, how these accounts are divided in divorce, and more.

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Shawn Garrison is an Online Editor for Lexicon, focusing on subjects related to the legal services of customers, Cordell & Cordell and Cordell & Cordell UK. He has written countless pieces dealing with the unique child custody and divorce issues that men and fathers face. Through his work on,, and, Mr. Garrison has become an authority on the complexities of the legal experience and was a content creator for the YouTube series “Dad’s Divorce Live” and additional videos on both the Dad’s Divorce and Cordell & Cordell YouTube channels. Mr. Garrison has managed the sites of these customers, and fostered the creation of several of their features, including the Cordell & Cordell attorney and office pages, the Dad’s Divorce Newsletter, and the Cordell & Cordell newsletter.

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