Following the introduction of ‘no-fault divorce’ in April 2022, The Law Commission of England and Wales has launched a review of the laws which determine how finances are divided among couples after divorce.
Many companies are pledging to change their HR policies, treating divorce and separation the same as a family death or illness. For many, the breakdown of a relationship can have a devastating impact on their lives.
Recent research conducted for the annual Just Group Care Report found that nearly eight in 10 (77%) of over 45’s are unaware of NHS continuing healthcare funding (NHS CHC).
Shockingly, six in 10 (60%) of people who have helped a loved one with their care funding arrangements had never heard of CHC, although this figure drops to 36% among those who used a financial adviser to support them.