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My ex-wife and I married in 1987, separated in 1996 and divorced
My ex-wife and I married in 1987, separated in 1996 and divorced in 1997. My ex remarried 2 months later. The consent order that accompanied the decree absolute made the following financial provisions… read more
Clare
Clare
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Hi Received a clean break offer from ex. Equity release of
Hi Received a clean break offer from ex. Equity release of approx 35%. My Sol' advises to accept, given I am about to inherit from my deceased fathers modest estate. He noted it is a low end offer, bu… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
My daughters ex husband left her and my grandson 7 years ago,they
My daughters ex husband left her and my grandson 7 years ago,they divorced 4 years ago my daughters solicitor told her when they split to give her husband £60000 as his half of the house she borrowed … read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have seperated from my wife and have taken on marital debts
I have seperated from my wife and have taken on marital debts of 600 pounds a month, the majority of which is interest payment. we owe 20 thousand. my wife is paying the mortgage on our home worth 180… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
In a the financial settlement, shares which were jointly invested
In a the financial settlement, shares which were jointly invested in, but in the husbands name, were to be upon maturing, cashed in and a portion to be paid the the ex wife to be used for the children… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
In UK law, when a house is in joint name on deeds, mortgage
In UK law, when a house is in joint name on deeds, mortgage and land registry and there is a divorce is the house 50/50 shared… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,490 satisfied customers
I seperated from my ex wife in 1999 and at that time we verbally
I seperated from my ex wife in 1999 and at that time we verbally agreed the transfer of assets and I formally took over the mortgage. What I did not do at the time was remove her name from the mortgag… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
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I split up fro my partner of 12 years approximately one year
I split up fro my partner of 12 years approximately one year ago. He has my personal belongings and refuses to hand them back and to respond to my calls, my e mails and even solicitors letters. How ca… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
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My husband and I have agreed a seperation and want to sort
My husband and I have agreed a seperation and want to sort out the financial side so he can move out of the family home and buy his own house. We have a house which once the mortgage is paid we would … read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
HelloMy wife has deserted me, is she entitled to my savings,
Hello My wife has deserted me, is she entitled to my savings, and I also have a mortgage endowment policy in my name can she ask to get that cashed in to obtain cash please? We have no children and th… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
I am seperating from my partner after 9 years together. I have
I am seperating from my partner after 9 years together. I have an endowment policy in my name that matures in 2014. We have never had joint accounts but he has put money into my account to help pay th… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,992 satisfied customers
I am currently separated from my husband, we have agreed the
I am currently separated from my husband, we have agreed the finances through mediation. I have downloaded and completed an online separation agreement, there are no complicated issues basically i pay… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
I have a joint endowment policy, how do i get a private deed
I have a joint endowment policy, how do i get a private deed of assignment drawn to take my ex husband of the policy… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,490 satisfied customers
I am divorced for 8 years and my ex has remarried. We still
I am divorced for 8 years and my ex has remarried. We still have, unfortunately an endowment which was part of our mortgage which is now in my name. The Society has asked if we wish to cash in the pol… read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
Hi There, My wife moved out of our home in June last year.
Hi There, My wife moved out of our home in June last year. At first it was a trial and she continued to pay half the mortgage and endowment. In August she decided a divorce was her way forward and sto… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
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Im a married woman of 23 years, a joint home owner with 2
I'm a married woman of 23 years, a joint home owner with 2 children aged 15 and 17 who are both in full-time education. My husband has always been a heavy drinker, but after losing his job 18 months a… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
Back in 1995 my wife left the family home. Because we had a
Back in 1995 my wife left the family home. Because we had a family business complications mean't the divorce did not become final until 1999. Part of my settlement was the House were I Remained with o… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
since i last contacted you my position is as follows I am
since i last contacted you my position is as follows: I am still being told that my ex wife is entitled to a half share of the matured Endowment Policy. Quoted from my ex-wifes solicitors letter 'Clea… read more
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Jo C.
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