Unmarried couples at risk of “severe financial hardship”, suggests study

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Almost half of people in England and Wales wrongly believe that ‘common law marriage’ will offer them legal protection in a separation, a study has revealed. The research, published by The National Centre for Social Research, suggests that thousands of non-married couples are leaving themselves financially vulnerable. According to the British Social Attitudes Survey, some 46 per cent of people … Read More