Want a friendly divorce? You may have to wait till at least May, due to the novel coronavirus

2020-03-19 06:22

Amicable divorces are not considered urgent, and thanks to Covid-19 measures, magistrate courts will not be hearing them.

Need to vary your divorce order? An attorney explains

2020-01-29 22:15

If circumstances change, you may need to vary the terms of your divorce order, says attorney Simon Dippenaar.

10 ways to make your marriage last - from 4 experts

2019-12-31 15:01

It’s what newlyweds hope for when they tie the knot – a long and happy marriage. And there are some who get it right – those elderly couples you see still holding hands after decades together.

The rise of the ‘pet-nup’

2019-12-13 13:31

Its official, divorces have gone to the dogs . . . or cats?

Wife's lover fined R11 million by a court for causing her divorce, here's what SA law says about suing your spouse for adultery

2019-10-29 14:57

Yes, there is a price to pay for breaking up a home - depending on what part of the world you live in.

How to be a present father after a divorce

2019-09-30 11:48

For dads who don’t get primary custody, Dad Coach Craig Wilkinson offers the following advice to stay connected and in touch despite not seeing the kids every day.

Here’s why so many marriages don’t make it past 10 years, plus 3 divorced women share why they wish they had walked away sooner

2019-09-12 13:34

There used to be a stigma attached to getting divorced – maybe even some shame and humiliation.

ConCourt makes significant interim maintenance ruling on divorce proceedings

2019-08-21 09:06

The Constitutional Court has upheld the prohibition against appealing interim maintenance orders, pending divorce proceedings.

'I’d be lying if I said it was easy to see my life falling apart': A reader shares her divorce experience

2019-08-15 13:00

Parent24's #dignifieddivorce series helps parents navigate the legal and emotional implications of a divorce, one of our readers wrote of her legal battle for a dignified divorce settlement.

MacKenzie Bezos is officially Amazon's second-largest individual shareholder and worth more than half a trillion rand

2019-08-03 12:51

With 19.7 million shares, MacKenzie Bezos has a 4% holding at Amazon, worth $37 billion (R547 billion), as Bloomberg reports.


The 12 biggest money-related reasons people get divorced

2020-03-01 08:30

Recipes for divorce include overextended budgets, unexpected financial emergencies, or even discovering your spouse's secret credit card.

How my divorce turned me into a successful businesswoman

2020-01-02 16:18

She was also crowned the 2017 Sanlam/Business Partners Mediumsized Business Entrepreneur of the Year.

11 celeb breakups that have truly shaken social media users

2019-12-20 14:55

Celeb love has seen better days.

This woman paid out her cheating husband's divorce settlement, of over R100 000, in coins to spite him for having an affair with his friend’s wife

2019-12-06 07:50

The mother of two hatched a plan to get back at her cheating husband after being ordered to pay a settlement fee.

It's complicated: Why more and more tech start-up founders are demanding prenups

2019-10-12 09:00

The young woman in Monica Mazzei’s San Francisco law office was adamant: She wanted a prenuptial agreement.

Wendy Williams is back in the dating scene full swing and seeing 'many men', following her divorce

2019-09-19 16:43

A few months ago the controversial talk show host announced her divorce from her husband of 21 years, Kevin Hunter.

PE woman allegedly shot by estranged husband after attempting to pick up belongings

2019-08-31 18:38

A 39 year-old woman was allegedly shot in the head by her estranged husband after attempting to pick up some of her belongings at his house in Summerstrand on Saturday.

Customary marriage amendments give women more financial clout

2019-08-17 14:25

A new bill has some important financial implications regarding customary marriages in SA, according to John Manyike, head of financial education at Old Mutual.

Time for a sleep divorce?

2019-08-08 20:48

If your partner’s snoring or other night-time habits are driving you nuts, choosing separate beds could save your marriage.

12 things science says predict divorce

2019-07-28 08:13

Researchers have pinpointed multiple factors that make it more likely a married couple will split up — from your level of education to how you manage conflict.

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