Divorce numbers increasing in older couples  

Despite overall divorce rates largely declining in England and Wales over the last few years, recent figures suggest that the number of older couples divorcing is on the rise. In 2013, nearly 131,000 couples divorced, which was the lowest figure for 40 years. But a study from Nationwide Mortgages found that among the older generation […]

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  The Perils of Divorce Without a Financial Settlement  

There have been calls this week from the Green energy tycoon Dale Vince to put a time limit on financial claims. Vince’s plea comes after the court ordered him to pay his ex-wife £300,000 almost 20 years after they divorced. Vince made his fortune long after the couple separated but despite this, Kathleen Wyatt initially […]

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