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How to file your own divorce papers

Friday, October 24, 2014

Going through a divorce is an extremely difficult time that takes a great toll on everyone involved in the relationship.From children, to finances and belongings, many arrangements need to be made before you can even contemplate filing your own divorce papers without using a solicitor.Not only is the divorce process daunting, it can also be ...

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Sample divorce agreements

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Apparently a great number of people are typing "sample divorce agreement" into Google, expecting to be able to find a template they can use, to prepare a divorce settlement for court in England and Wales.The bad news, is there is no such thing as a sample divorce agreement available for the UK as such, as ...

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Separated couples risk their estates passing to their wives under new laws

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Changes to intestacy rules took effect on 1 October 2014, and mean that separated couples will be effected if they have not made a will.Intestacy rules govern how the estate of a deceased person is divided if you die without a valid will in place.The new provisions brought in under the Inheritance and Trustees' Powers ...

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Separated and living in same house during separation

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Living in the same house during separation is not the easiest thing to do and there are numerous articles on the subject from life coaches and the likes of Huffington Post and the pages of women's magazines, so we won't attempt to tell you how to go about managing your day to day life.What we want ...

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MORE couples are choosing online divorce as consumers favour a more convenient way to separate

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

More couples are choosing an online divorce for a more convenient way to separateOnline divorce companies say the online process takes the strain out of an already tense situation and reflects society’s increased use of the internet to do business.Figures from Divorce Online, one of the UK’s largest online divorce firms, show the number of divorces ...

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More parents wait to divorce until kids are 18

Friday, June 27, 2014

There appears to have been a large increase in parents waiting to divorce until their kids turn 18 according to a recent study by the Australian Institute of Family studies.AIFS Director Professor Alan Hayes said that the proportion of divorces ending after 20 years had increased from 13 per cent in 1990 to 28 per ...

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