This series is a guidebook to love, life and law. We’ll be busting myths, revealing risks – and finding out if it’s legal to force your husband to do the washing up. Relationships can be complex and our changing world has affected every aspect of them. And the law isn't always quite what you'd expect. We’re here to help. To read more please visit www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 6. How to Separate Well
Can you ever really end a relationship well? In this episode we set out the practical steps you can take to make the process better for all concerned. Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 5. Mythbusting Divorce
There are a number of ways in which a couple can deal with their separation in court or privately. For many the options can cause confusion, and we explain here how to select the best method for your family. Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 4. Living Together
Did you know that English law offers no protection to unmarried couples? The dangerous illusion that there are common law wives and husbands means that many people are unaware of the risks they face if they separate. Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 3. How to Talk About Money
The last thing most people want to do with a new partner is to start discussing finances. But talking about money and making plans can provide the best 'insurance policy' for your relationship. So how do you do it? Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 2. How to argue better
Arguments are unavoidable but the outcome is not. Listen to our experts' advice on how you can break the cycle of toxic quarrelling and learn to argue better. Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
Ep 1. Modern Families
Family structures have changed over the years, with the growth of unmarried couples, dual income families, civil partnerships and same-sex marriages. Has the legal system kept pace with these changes in society? Read more at www.modern-relationships.co.uk
I enjoyed listening to all these podcasts. Great series.
No mention of COVID
Directed mediation: a way to settle finances WITHOUT contested proceedings. At last a 21st Century solution putting clients’ needs first. Another very easy to listen and informative podcast. Well done Mariella and Withers!
Mariella On Living Together
How come the risks of living together (unmarried) are so poorly known? This is not about supporting the institution of marriage, but protecting all those people who don’t fancy it.
A really informative, useful and passionately presented podcast!