What is the best way for me to survive my property settlement?
Your Property Settlement is probably one of the biggest challenges you will face dealing with your Family Law matter. Property Settlements can be complex and time consuming. You have invested heavily in your relationship. Not only has it cost you in blood, sweat and tears, either together or separately, you have made contributions towards the things that you both own.
Now that this investment has come to an end, it is only fair that what you walk away with a Property Settlement that reflects the time, money and energy that you have put into this venture.
Like all important financial decisions, it’s vital that you do not let your emotions get the better of you during your Property Settlement. You are going to need an experienced lawyer to help you determine what you are entitled to and not let you get bogged down in how you are feeling!
Property Settlements are not about one person walking away with the lot or splitting everything down the middle. The Property Settlement process is about looking at your individual property pool and determining what split is fair in your circumstances. To do this we look to the past to see how you both got the property that you have, then to the future to make sure that each party has a similar opportunity to bounce back financially after the separation.
There is a lot to consider! The good news is, you don’t have to face it all on your own. Protect your future and get some legal guidance to enable you to start the next chapter of your new life. If you don’t, you are likely to regret it down the track!
Talk with us today about the Property Settlement process and the relevant considerations to protect your future.