My partner and I are splitting up. What now?

We've been married for over 10 years, and it ended suddenly. I have no idea where to start looking for help.



Williams Lake, BC

Family law is the area of the law that deals with problems couples face when they break up — how property should be divided, how any children will be cared for, whether someone needs extra money to help pay the bills, and so on. Three excellent starting points are:

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