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If you are separating from your spouse or partner, you may be wondering how you and your children will cope financially.  The more information you have regarding your financial situation the better equipped you will be to manage your money. Here is a group of tools, referrals and resources that may help you to organise your money and property after you and your spouse or partner have separated.

Me and my money - practical money ideas book Me and my Money – Practical money ideas

After a separation, you will probably need to rethink your household budget and finances.  This booklet has handy tips and hints.

Moneysmart Moneysmart

This site has information on a range of financial issues, including a section on finances after separation.  

Financial Counsellors Association of Western AustraliaFinancial Counsellors Association of WA

Visit this website to find out where to get free information and advocacy to help you manage your financial situation.  There is also a Financial Counselling Hotline to call if you are having financial difficulties.

Property checklist for legal advice Property checklist for legal advice

Trying to get your financial documents in order but don't know where to begin?  Here is a checklist of the types of documents you should be looking for.

Spreadsheet of assets and liabilities Spreadsheet of assets and liabilities

A spreadsheet of assets and liabilities is a good way to get an overview of your property and finances and begin looking at ways of making a property settlement. 

 

More information about financial matters in family lawMore information about financial matters in family law

For more information, including legal information, about financial issues after separation, visit the Financial Matters section of the Legal Aid Website.

 

  

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Last modified: 31/03/2015 10:42 AM

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The information displayed on this page is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. If you have a legal problem, you should see a lawyer. Legal Aid Western Australia aims to provide information that is accurate, however does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions in the information provided on this page or incorporated into it by reference.