This section is all about the financial issues inherent to separation and divorce. We discuss child support, spousal support and the division or equalization of property.
The articles related to these topics can be found below. Click on whatever interests you to read more. We hope they are helpful.
If you would like to see the legislation that governs this area, they are listed in our Resources section called “The Process” where articles such as "The Law" will help you. It has links to various pieces of legislation that deal with family law issues. Your lawyer can explain how the legislation applies to your situation.
Your lawyer will answer your questions about your specific situation. We will help you understand the likely range of outcome and the various choices you have to make. We will help you get these issues resolved.
What is Spousal Support?
Who Pays the Home Expenses after Separation
Financial Lessons I Learned from My Divorce
12 Little-Known Facts About Common Law Relationships
17 Facts About Child Support You Need to Know
Case Study of John & Sally - Property Issues
Common Law Relationships Among Older Couples
Common Law Partners Rights Upon Death
Determining Support for the Self Employed
Should We Sell the Matrimonial Home
Spousal Support and Child Support in Common Law Relationships
Shared Custody & Child Support: The 40% Rule
The Top 10 Ways to Value Assets and Determine Debt