Article Tag: Financial assets

Pension Sharing on Divorce

For many people, the pension fund is the largest asset after the matrimonial home. Pension sharing on divorce or at the end of a civil partnership can help to achieve a suitable balance of splitting the assets. However, unless a ‘Pension Sharing Order’ is made then the benefits will usually be lost to one party,… Read more »

Nothing much to divide so no need for a financial order….?

Ever increasing court costs and lack of Legal Aid has meant many separating couples have simply sold up and walked away without any legally binding agreement or order. In this week’s decision by the Supreme Court in Wyatt -v- Vince, the court have permitted an ex wife to proceed with a financial claim against her… Read more »