Saving your rights to see your grandchildren

If you are a grandparent and face the sad circumstance of a break up in your family group, through separation or unforeseen events, you may be worried about your right to continue seeing much-loved grandchildren. Unfortunately, some grandparents only see their grandchildren at crowded school events or from the sideline at sporting occasions. In Australia, […]

Family Law Property Settlements Is a 50/50 split the starting point?

Following the breakdown of a marriage or de facto relationship, it is common for separated parties to be unsure and therefore anxious about their entitlements in a property settlement and the assets they are likely to retain. This is only natural given that Family Law is a complicated and emotional area of law which is […]

Thinking of downsizing to a retirement village or lifestyle village?

Ensure you know the potential pitfalls Understand the conditions and contracts before you sign anything Retirement offers an opportunity to enjoy the activities you didn’t have time to enjoy when you were working full time or raising children. It also offers an opportunity to downsize your home and reduce the associated maintenance. For older people […]