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Wife loses appeal over unequal division in divorce settlement

A wife has lost her appeal against a divorce settlement in which she received a smaller share of the matrimonial assets than her husband. The case involved a couple who

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Help to Buy ISAs now available for first time buyers

Help to Buy ISAs, which provide first time buyers with a 25% bonus on their savings when buying a home, are now available from banks and building societies. The scheme

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Mother is ‘harming her son through her hostility to his father’

A judge has criticised a mother for causing emotional harm to her son through her hostility to the father during court proceedings. However, he decided against making an order granting

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Son’s power of attorney over mother’s estate revoked by court

Thousands of people set up lasting powers of attorney (LPA) each year to protect their interests if they ever lose mental capacity in the future. LPAs enable you nominate someone

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Husband wins appeal over ‘impracticable’ divorce settlement

A husband has won his appeal against a divorce settlement that would have not have been possible to put into practice. The case involved a couple who were both 58

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