How are Inheritances Dealt With in a Divorce?

How are Inheritances Dealt With in a Divorce

  I sometimes get questions from my clients who are lucky enough to have inherited money from their (less lucky) deceased relatives. They want to know how inheritances are treated in the event […]

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Can a Cottage be a "Matrimonial Home"?

Can a Cottage be a Matrimonial Home

Cottage season is fast approaching.   I sometimes get asked about vacation properties and how they are dealt with upon separation and divorce. As I have written before, a couple’s “matrimonial home” is a […]

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Can I Dispose of My Ex’s Things?

Can I Dispose of My Ex's Things

Many romantic relationships end in acrimony, and loose ends are often left untied in the emotional upheaval that follows a break-up.  I often get asked whether it’s alright to dispose of the items […]

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