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There are a lot of financial implications for anyone going through a divorce. Taking some key actions now could save you thousands in the long run.
An uncontested divorce can cost about $1,300 in lawyer’s fees in Ontario. But exes who can’t see eye-to-eye on support payments or who gets the dog could pay top dollar to untie the knot. Family lawyer Laura Paris explains why some divorces end up costing so much more than others.
There is more than one way to manage finances during a divorce. Partner and Toronto family lawyer Diana Isaac shares some valuable tips on how to minimize financial stress during and after a divorce.
Mean messages and nasty posts about your ex can be used against you in court proceedings. The solution? Keep your divorce off of social media, says Toronto family lawyer Rick Peticca.
Don't blame this trend on millennials. More and more people in their 50s and 60s are getting divorced, and while grey divorces don't usually involve issues like child custody or support, it can be complicated to disentangle half a lifetime’s worth of accumulated assets.
While no one really wants to think about divorce, understanding the process, and the costs associated with divorce, could help Canadians in the long run. Laura Paris and Carl Garnich talk more about divorce, money and education.