How to Financially Separate From a Spouse or Partner – Do’s and Don’ts

The first step in learning how to financially separate from a spouse or partner, is to be alive to the issues that can go wrong. When you are informed, you can make better decisions. In our work as family lawyers we see where people go wrong if they do not take proactive steps. This can cause minor issues or result in a costly and stressful process. We’ve compiled a list of what you need to know and should and shouldn’t do, when embarking on financially separating from your partner or spouse.