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The effect of divorce on your mental health

Divorce and separation is an emotional journey with legal and financial consequences. Whilst the legal and financial pro[...]

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Divorce Day – 8th January 2018 – Fact or Fiction

Families across the UK are enjoying the Christmas holidays, but some couples will not be joining in the festive cheer th[...]

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Who keeps the cat? All your pet custody questions answered

In the UK, almost half of all households have pets, with the pet population at around 54 million.* That’s a lot of furry[...]

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How to Rebuild Your Life After a Divorce

Regardless of whose decision it was to divorce, the end of a marriage can bring about a rollercoaster of unexpected feel[...]

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Can’t afford to buy your own home after separating? A new type of mortgage could make things easier

A big consideration, when parting ways, is where each of you is going to live.  If you have a low income (or no income a[...]

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How to share assets in a divorce

Splitting your assets (and your debts) when you decide to divorce can feel overwhelming. However, a few simple steps can[...]

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Valentine’s Day – The Divorce Survival Guide

Here it comes again, Valentine’s Day; the day when the whole world seems to be loved up and happy. A weather girl will p[...]

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My ex, their new partner and our kids – six tips for co-parenting when your ex has a new partner

As a single parent, I always knew that my ex would want to introduce his new partner to our children once we were divorc[...]

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Top 10 Reasons for Divorce

The latest stats from the Office for National Statistics show that unreasonable behaviour (one of the reasons you can us[...]

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Legal separation vs divorce – what’s the difference?

Confusingly a legal separation is different to a separation agreement. A legal separation (Judicial) is the process of g[...]

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Silver splitters: How a lifetime mortgage could help you separate in later life

Divorce in later life is on the up. Although (until last year) the overall divorce rate has been falling, for the last 2[...]

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How to file for a divorce in England and Wales – a step by step guide

One of the most common things I hear in my work as a divorce coach is ‘I want to get divorced, but I have no idea where [...]

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Top tips for navigating Mother’s Day after divorce

‘Family’ days like Mother’s Day after divorce or during the divorce journey can be difficult to navigate. A positive min[...]

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How Style Can Boost Your Confidence During Divorce

Jacynth Bassett, founder of The Bias Cut shares her tips on using style to boost your confidence during or post-divorce.[...]

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How much does divorce cost?

Divorce has a reputation for being expensive, but fees don’t have to rise through the roof. Luckily, there are plenty of[...]



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