Pensions and divorce

Pensions and divorce

When it comes to dividing up assets on divorce, pension rights can turn out to be one of the most valuable elements – and often the most overlooked.   The transfer values of final salary pension schemes have been at record levels over recent years. In a paper...
The financial challenge for ageing divorce

The financial challenge for ageing divorce

THE AVERAGE AGE FOR DIVORCE HAS REACHED AN ALL-TIME HIGH. The average age of divorce is now nearly 46 for men and 43 and a half for women. This makes agreeing the financial settlement more challenging, because the higher the age, the more wealth there generally is to...