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My husbands income is approx. 1400.00 pcm

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Hello, My husbands income is approx. 1400.00 pcm
My " " 6549.00 pcm both made up of retirement pension and works pension.
We married in Oct this year and I had £600.00 housekeeping from him on Oct which increase to £700.00 in Nov. This meant out of my income I was heavily subsidising the payment of bills. I was left with just enough to pay personal bills,amounting to £100.00. pcm. I do have access to a joint a/c in both names, but I do not draw from it. Now he says He is seeking a divorce after we have been married for a year. can I draw from this joint a/c to put into a "my name only" a/c to aid me for any requirements, because I can't save out of what he gives me, I am destitute. Sheila
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Harris replied 11 months ago.
Hi, thanks for your question. I am a qualified family law solicitor.
As it is a joint account, legally you are both able to draw and deposit into the account for any purposes.
Please could you confirm the figures again. If your pensions are £6549 per month, what are your total outgoings each month to make you destitute?
Please let me know if you have any further questions regarding this.
Expert:  Harris replied 11 months ago.
Hi, this question remains open. If you found my information provided helpful please could you rate my response positively so that the question can be closed.

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