Assets

Divorce and the Complicated Division of Assets

Maria Chiorando | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Chiorando

At the end of most serious relationships, there is usually the question of who goes? And where? It's easier if one of you owns the house, as it becomes a pretty simple answer: you can stay, and your partner can move back in with his parents (ha!) his Evangelical, tee-total parents (double ha!)

Stopping the Corrupt: What Should the UK Be Doing to Recover Stolen Assets?

Robert Barrington | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Robert Barrington

When corrupt politicians, public officials and business people steal public funds, they prefer to keep those funds in safe places. The UK is one such safe place. These funds laundered in and through the UK represent misery for millions of people around the world...

Tough Financial Times Call for Extreme Measures, but How Does Gender Affect the Way We Cope?

Christine Foyster | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Foyster

Despite the obvious difference of opinion between sexes, one fundamental action is clear. In order cushion against the impact of the unexpected, whether the economic downturn or another 'life event', a new and more robust approach to saving needs to be taken.

When Personal Admin Means Fewer Headaches Not More

Liz Braude | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Braude

For some years now, businesses have talked about the objective of creating 'paper-free offices'. However, whilst the push to store documents digitally has cleared desks and freed up filing space in the office, at home things are generally somewhat different.

Needs Must: Will Prenups Make Divorces Less Fair?

Andrew Newbury | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Newbury

In the last decade or so, the divorce courts of England and Wales have won the reputation of being among the most 'wife-friendly' around. A number of high-profile and high-value cases have highlighted a significant shift in how settlements were calculated. Historically, the principal factor in dividing marital assets had involved meeting the needs of the financially weaker spouse.

What We Can Learn From High-Profile Divorce Battles

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Not a week goes by without news of yet another celebrity marriage breaking down. And with the high drama of multimillion pound settlements and public ...