Putting it simply, a CDFA is a training financial professional who can help you navigate the financial aspects of divorce.
Certified divorce financial analysts focus on the long-term financial effects of divorce. Areas of expertise include alimony, dividing property, determining the future value of retirement and pension funds, and calculating how any divorce payments (think: alimony). Basically, they focus on anything will affect your long-term financial picture in the case of divorce.
A certified divorce financial analyst helps you split up assets in the case of divorce, focusing on both short and long-term financial values of your assets and how it can affect you later in life.