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Family Income Benefit (FIB) Protecting Maintenance Payments

A global pandemic is a trying time to live through. And there might be unfortunate side effects of the coronavirus lockdown, for example, divorce rates might increase. Since life policies usually get cancelled in these instances, you will need to consider how you’d cover maintenance payments for your children if you ever lose your income.

Pensions and Divorce – Helping You Navigate a Difficult Time

Earlier this month, solicitors across the country braced themselves for ‘Divorce Day’ – the time of year that lawyers expect a higher than average number of enquiries from couples considering divorce. The financial stress of the holidays tends to strain many relationships so when people are back to reality and the working world, all that […]

All About Pensions and Divorce

For a variety of reasons, it seems the divorce rate in older couples has been steadily increasing over the years. It might have something to do with society’s changing views on divorce, or because there are still so many options for life and love after divorce. But going through a divorce is a costly and […]

TAX TIP TUESDAY: Stamp Duty Land Tax – Transfer of Ownership

Our 5-minute read – Tax Tips – for UK doctors and dentists will help you save tax, get organised with your tax affairs and make sure you meet important deadlines with ease.

TAX TIP TUESDAY: Stamp Duty Land Tax Update

Our 5-minute read – Tax Tips – for UK doctors and dentists will help you save tax, get organised with your tax affairs and make sure you meet important deadlines with ease.

Financial Impact of a Divorce Later in Life

According to the Office for National Statistics, as of 2017, approximately 42% of UK marriages end in divorce. And while half of those marriages will end in the first 10 years, these days more people are filing for divorce later in life. In fact, since the mid-80s, the average age for divorce in both and […]

Can my spouse take half the house if I pay the mortgage?

Property disputes during a divorce can get unpleasant. There are a number of common issues that crop up time after time, and while each situation is unique, ultimately the decisions concerning finances and assets are up to the courts.

Surviving the Financial Nightmare of Divorce

With financial independence Separation and divorce can leave individuals high and dry when it comes to their finances. Sometimes both partners suffer, or it’s sometimes one person that ends up worse off. With rising divorce rates, it’s important to understand how best to survive the financial nightmare of divorce, and try to keep some financial independence.

FEATURED: Financial planning for the 21st century family

Darren Scott-Guinness: Keeping doctors and dentists informed with the latest financial and investment news. The majority of households these days don’t fit the “married couple, dad going to work, mum staying at home, two kids and a dog”, model. The shift in the family “make-up” has been profound in the last thirty years and along […]

Mortgages are available following divorce

By including child maintenance January is the peak month in the year where couples file for divorce, and subsequently there are an increased number of single parents seeking a new mortgage arrangement. With new affordability checks, it is frequent that a single income doesn’t meet the requirements. However, what if child maintenance could be included […]

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