Whether you have children or not, it’s recommended that you and your ex-spouse sit down and come up with a financial settlement you’re both happy with.
This is particularly important for large assets, including your or your ex-spouse’s pension.
Your pension should always be included in the financial settlement, whether you’re divorcing or dissolving a civil partnership.
This is because, in England and Wales, the divorce doesn’t cut the financial ties between the ex-spouses, making it possible for one party to claim the other party’s pension decades own the line.
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