If you’ve applied for a no-fault divorce already or read the worrying news about pensions and divorce, you might be asking – what is a financial order? The no-fault divorce process goes into much greater detail about dividing your money and property, which might seem confusing or a bit daunting if it’s the first time […]
Are debts shared in divorce? Great question. We held our first-ever webinar a couple of weeks ago to answer questions on divorce and financial settlements. Ninety-seven people signed up, and they asked lots of interesting questions. The vast majority of questions centred around financial settlements. In case you don’t know, divorce is the legal ending […]
Who gets the dog, cat, or other family pet in a divorce is a common worry for separating couples. Last week a journalist from Dog Training Weekly asked for our advice on ownership and ‘pet-nups’ that I wanted to share with you. Most of their readers compete in dog sports regulated by the Kennel Club […]
What is a Financial Divorce Order? The Final Order (previously known as the decree absolute) is the legal document that ends a marriage, but it does not end the financial ties that exist between you and your ex-spouse. This article explains what a financial divorce settlement is and helps you decide if you need one. […]
So you’re ending your marriage? Be careful not to divorce from your financial reality in the process.
In many cases, divorce has more impact on a person’s current and future financial well-being than any other event in their life. Sound financial planning may be the last thing on your mind, but it is critical to give it some thought. “Divorce happens in an emotionally charged environment, and you have a relatively short […]
What is a decree absolute? And why is it so important? Divorce can be a confusing process, made more difficult by the unfamiliar legal jargon. This article tells you everything you need to know about the decree absolute. A court-issued document that legally ends your marriage. If you are reading this, there is a very good […]