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Advice of the century: Be a GENIUS, get more £ in the Divorce!

When a couple enter a marriage, they are doing so with the understanding that if anything goes wrong, in the UK, the law of the land stands that everything should be split 50/50 down the middle. Pre-nuptial agreements can certainly help but the Court still must consider the split and division fair t.....

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Celebrity Divorces - Are they really quick and private?

According to a study conducted by the Marriage Foundation celebrity marriages are twice as likely to end in divorce. We see it every week in the papers, our best loved celebrity couple has hit their demise and are reaching for that speedy divorce so that they can move on. But how is that achieved? W.....

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Alternatives to the Family Court

You’ve decided to separate from your partner and now you need to organise everything that goes along with that separation. The money, the children, the assets… LIFE! but who wants to go to Court these days? You’re on speaking terms with your ex but you’re not exactly on the same page about e.....

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Divorce Rates on the Decline

According to Google, 50% of all marriages end in Divorce and for the last 40 years or so that statistic has been more or less true, however 2016 calculated an increase in marriages and a 23% decline [compared from 2003 – 2012] of divorces. So what exactly has been responsible for this decline and .....

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Married Abroad. So Where Do I Divorce?

Many enjoy the idealistic wedding abroad, sandy beach, all-inclusive resorts where you can get the wedding and honeymoon all in one package deal. Or perhaps you’ve gone on holiday to Vegas had a whirlwind romance and decided to get hitched within 5 days in front of Elvis. No matter where you’ve .....

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Alternative to Divorce - Judicial Separation

  There are a number of reasons as to why one may not wish to end their marriage by the dark doom of divorce, religious reasons tends to be up there or perhaps just the simple fact that one may not be ready for the finality that a divorce bestows. There may be that faint desire that the rela.....

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What are the Grounds to a Divorce?

Questions often swirl around how one can get a quick, easy divorce and on what basis. Unfortunately we don’t live in America whereby neither partner has to hold their hands up accountable for the breakdown of the marriage and can apply under the merit of ‘No Fault’. No, instead we live in the .....

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