Posts Tagged ‘Divorce’

Threat of Divorce Among Their Children Putting Parents Off Inheritance Tax Planning

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

With divorce rates reaching peak season in January, a new study by Investec Wealth & Investment reveals that one in three (30%) parents are unwilling to provide financial help (more…)

Vindictive spouses racking up court time with bogus claims

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Warring spouses are racking up legal fees and soaking up court time

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Marital Money: Avoiding the Financial Pitfalls of Divorce

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Divorce isn’t cheap – you know that. But, just how expensive is it to say “I don’t?”

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Divorce Debate: Is There a Difference Between Alimony and Spousal Support?

Monday, September 7th, 2015

There is quite a bit of confusion about the differences between alimony and spousal support. Here is a comparison of the two, and what you need to know about each. (more…)

Could a text a day keep divorce away?

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

A Leeds Metropolitan University Psychology Masters student is investigating the idea that sending just one affectionate text message a day to your partner could significantly improve your relationship. (more…)

How family lawyers and financial advisers can build each other’s businesses

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

When dealing with a divorce, family lawyers will frequently refer their client to a financial planner or IFA in order that the settlement can be implemented. (more…)

The Family Home and Bankruptcy

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Mounting and spiralling debts are serious issues that affect many people and can cause stress and unrest amongst those who might be facing bankruptcy. Financial pressures and debt issues can put families under a huge amount of strain (more…)

Sex with an ex: The new monogamy?

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

74.6% of AshleyMadison.com members are looking to cheat on their partner with a previous lover

Britain’s married couples are busy seeking out ex-lovers for an affair, according to a survey from the world’s leading married dating site, (more…)

Divorce rates back on the rise

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

In 2010, data from the Office for National Statistics showed that 119,589 couples filed for divorce: an increase of 4.9% on 2009, when only 113,949 divorces were filed. (more…)

Court orders lottery winner to pay ex-wife £2m

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Wendy, who walked out on her husband ten years ago for another man, has got the courts to order her ex-spouse to hand over £2 million of his lottery winnings to her. (more…)

Cheryl Cole to divorce Ashley Cole

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Cheryl Cole has filed for a divorce through the High Court in London to end her four year marriage citing "unreasonable behaviour"  as the main premise. In other words she has had enough of him because she believes he can't keep his pecker in his trousers.

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Kate Winslet splits with Sam Mendes

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

It is with a heavy heart that I must report that an actress who was in a famous film 13 years ago has split with her husband who is a famous Director of both film and stage productions.

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