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Here I talk with Katheryn Ryan about prenups, and the growing number of disputes when parents help their children on to the property ladder without a legal agreement in place – is it a gift...Read More
Q: My partner and I have been living together in his home for seven years, and we are now separating. We've been renovating the house over this time and I've contributed financially to everything...Read More
Q: Things have been rocky with my fiancé over the last couple of years and I'm not certain that we'll stay together. I've just inherited around $350,000, which I could use to pay off some of our...Read More
I'm 30 and separating from my partner of five years. So far, we have been able to agree on the details of the split ourselves. Is it true that our KiwiSavers need to be split between us? And how...Read More
Q: My partner is aged 40, she is the main income earner, with an executive role, and is shortly returning to work. I will be looking after the baby. Are there any protections in the law for the...Read More
Q: My husband and I are separating after 14 years together. We met at work, where we were both earning the same amount. Since then, I've had more than 10 years out of the workforce looking after...Read More