Unfortunately, you’re not going to live forever. When you go, your loved ones will be dealing with a loss. By making a Will, your parting gift is the assurance that they will be cared for according to your wishes. This legal record explains how your estate, which consists of everything you own, will be distributed after you pass away.
Relationship Property Agreement (RPA)
When you’re in the midst of a happy relationship, the last thing you want to think about is splitting up. But sadly– many relationships do end in separation or divorce. While it might feel a little unromantic, creating a Relationship Property Agreement (RPA) helps you plan for the unexpected and ensure you’ll be protected if your relationship ends.
Contracting Out Agreement (COA)
When your relationship is on the rocks and you want to separate from your partner, you’d be smart to create a Separation Agreement or what we call, a Contracting Out Agreement (COA). Breaking up is hard to do, and this is a straightforward and affordable way for you to create a Contracting Out Agreement.
If you and your spouse can agree to the terms of your separation, then there’s no need to pay an expensive lawyer to create a Separation Agreement for you. By working through our tool, you can record important details such as child custody arrangements, maintenance, how to split up your stuff and how to divide shared debt. It might not be fun, but many couples find that working through a Separation Agreement provides closure during this time of change.
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