You may no longer be romantically involved with your ex-spouse, but that doesn't mean that their finances don't affect you. Couples who have divorced or are divorcing can still have arguments about finances, even if they have remained amicable. Older couples in particular face unique challenges regarding money, investments and retirement.
Mediation is a type of alternative dispute resolution that is generally ordered in a case filed with the court. The collaborative family law process is designed to resolve disputes without court involvement.