Divorce

How is a Spousal RRSP Handled in a Divorce?

How is a Spousal RRSP Handled in a Divorce?

Divorce is one of the most extreme changes that many people go through in their lives. In addition to the emotional toll — which can be substantial — a divorce brings about several practical changes …

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Transmutation Of Property: When Separate Property Becomes Marital Property

Transmutation Of Property: When Separate Property Becomes Marital Property

Divorce is rarely an easy process — even when the divorcing parties are generally in agreement. More often, there will be disputes and disagreements about how to fairly divide assets, and confusion over property status …

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6 Signs Your Spouse Might Be Hiding Money or Other Assets During Divorce

6 Signs Your Spouse Might Be Hiding Money or Other Assets During Divorce

Is your spouse hiding money or other assets during divorce proceedings? A divorce can be one of the most difficult and contentious times in a person’s life. The process is often incredibly emotional, so working …

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What Is Marital Property? How Your Assets Are Defined in Divorce

What Is Marital Property? How Your Assets Are Defined in Divorce

Is it true that half of the marriages in Canada end in divorce? Since divorce data in the country stopped being published and analyzed more than a decade ago by Statistics Canada, it is impossible …

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Cohabitation Agreements

What is a Cohabitation Agreement? Whether you are currently cohabiting or planning to move in with your partner, you should consider entering into an agreement that sets out your rights and obligations should the relationship …

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