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07.06.17

Why You Won’t Like Going to Court

You won’t like going to Court unnecessarily in order to reach an outcome with your partner, whether that be about dividing your assets and reaching an agreement in relation to…

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05.06.17

What is a de facto relationship?

A person is in a de facto relationship with another person if they are firstly, not married to the other person and secondly they are not related and thirdly, the…

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05.06.17

Why should we formalise our financial agreement?

There are three primary (financial) reasons why you should formalise the agreement that you reach with your partner about finances, and do so properly, in a legal way. If you’re…

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02.06.17

Children. Minimise the Effects of Separation on Them

              It goes without saying that you and your partner would want the separation not to be your children’s defining childhood memory. There are ways that you…

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31.05.17

Am I entitled to my partner’s superannuation?

Your entitlement to a property settlement is automatic if you are a married couple and if you are a de facto couple, if you satisfy one of the following: You…

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29.05.17

The Amicable Divorce: How to have one

The definition of ‘amicable’ from the English Oxford dictionary defines it as “the characterisation of friendliness and the absence of discord”. In the context of a separation, we’d probably define…

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01.02.17

How Separate Together Works

Separate Together is perfect for those separating individuals or couples who are reaching or have reached an agreement about the division of property and/or care arrangements for the children and who…

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