Julian Hunt, a partner at Dean Wilson and Family Law expert, talks about divorce, more specifically the key issues for ‘silver splitters’ in this recent podcast with Duncan Orr of Swindells Financial Planning.
A breakdown of the podcast:
01:52 – Who are Silver Splitters or Diamond Divorcees?
03:05 – The effect and potential consequences of not remarrying
04:22 – A case study and example of the risks of cohabitation
06:53 – Key considerations for later life marriage
07:52 – The role and benefits of Pre-Nuptial agreements
11:00 – The importance of ongoing Pre-Nuptials reviews
12:24 – Living Together agreements for those who choose not to remarry
14:55 – The division of Assets when divorcing
16:05 – Why needs might trump equality in any settlement
16:50 – Why the cause of a breakdown is unlikely to influence any settlement
19:05 – Problems if one party lives or moves overseas
21:15 – Are there any exceptions where there may be a departure from equality?
24:30 – How pensions are split on divorce
25:20 – The complications of Trust assets when divorcing
To download and listen to the podcast, please click here.
Julian talks about what to consider with a prenuptial agreement, how it stands in court and the obligations that come with these agreements. For more information, take a look at our related Divorce FAQs.
- How long does a divorce take?
- Where can I get a separation agreement?
- How long does a separation agreement last for?
- What is mediation?
- What is a prenuptial agreement?
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