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How To Reduce The Cost Of Your Divorce

On average over 118,000 couples get divorced in England and Wales each year. The process of getting divorced is not only stressful and time consuming it is also expensive. With not only the legality of the divorce to be dealt with but also the matrimonial finances, the average cost of legal fees in a divorce […]

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Applying for a Golden Visa in Spain

In September 2013 Spain introduced a Golden Visa investment scheme to attract investment in Spain by non-EU citizens. The laws were amended in 2015 to make it easier for applicants to obtain the Golden visa in Spain. The Golden Visa Investment scheme allows non-EU investors to apply for Spanish residency and later citizenship in return […]

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5 Overseas Property Buying Fails

Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an independent lawyer ie a lawyer who is completely separate from the estate agent, developer or seller […]

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Resealing a UK Grant of Probate in New Zealand

If you are dealing with the estate of someone who died owning assets in New Zealand you will know that it can be difficult to release the assets in New Zealand so that they can be sold or transferred to the beneficiaries. Your local solicitor will not usually be able to assist and may advise you that you will need to obtain a Grant […]