divorce

Will I have to wait until I'm 65 to get a share of my ex-husband's pension?

Monday, 22 May 2017 | Question and Answer

Our pension expert answers a readers question on how long they have to wait for a share of an ex's pension

The Moneywise guide to divorce

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 | Article

The new year is a time when people often take stock of their relationships, and many make the decision to go their separate ways.

Beware cheap online divorces

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 | Article

But while such services may sound tempting, you need to tread very carefully in order to have all your paperwork in order when you go to court.

How to divorce with a clean break

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 | Article

The start of the year is a notorious time for people to take stock of their relationships – often in the wake of Christmas rows – and many will make the decision in the next few weeks to go their separate ways.

Am I entitled to a share of the sale of my ex-wife’s home?

Wednesday, 23 December 2015 | Question and Answer

The answer to this question very much depends on the form you signed in 2006.

Divorcees lose £2k a year in retirement income

Thursday, 16 April 2015 | News

Divorcees planning to retire this year expect to get £2,100 less in retirement income compared to those who have never suffered a marriage breakdown.

Divorce costs hit £44,000 per couple

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 | News

Divorce costs have now hit an average of £21,979 per person, or £43,958 per couple, a study has found.

Don't ignore the financial pain of a failed relationship

Tuesday, 11 March 2014 | News

Almost one in five Brits have been hurt financially by their partner, research reveals.

Could UK pre-nups become legally binding?

Thursday, 27 February 2014 | News

A new report by the Law Commission has proposed that pre-nuptial agreements – which lay out some of the terms of a divorce before a couple have tied the knot – should become legally binding in the UK.

Can you have a good divorce?

Thursday, 19 September 2013 | Article

Anyone who has experienced or observed the fallout from a divorce knows how traumatic it can be.