The savings are held in a joint named account, they were built up over the last six years or so. He is saying that he exclusively saved the money and that I took £1000 each month to pay the bills. His argument is that I did not put into the account so I am not entitled to half. I have however, paid all of the household bills for the last 10/11 years without a contribution from him. I have the bank statements going back to 1998 to prove my outgoings. I work full-time and my earnings are around £1900 per month. His statement that I took £1000 every month is not quite true, he has used the savings to pay his tax bill for the last 6 years since he became a self-employed solicitor in a partnership. We had access to eachother's passwords for both our individual current accounts and the joint savings account and up until I left him there was never an issue with whose money was whose.
I have no idea what is left, if anything, of the £30,000 that was in the joint savings account, he has now bought a brand new house worth £190,000 so I guess he's used them for his deposit.
The savings have been used to improve the property that we jointly own which he is being 'fine' about. I hope you have enough information to give me an answer, he is stating that he has sought counsel about the savings and I have no legal right to any of them, please help!! By the way, I could not rate your response as it would not let me
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