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James Mather
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I am currently married but we have now and separated, but a

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I am currently married but we have now and separated, but a few months before are separation a car was taken out for me under my name on finance for me to get around with the kids, my then husband put down £7,000 pounds on a car worth £23,000 which he now says he wants back and will take the car there has only been 3 finance payments on this vehicle which I use to get about with his kids.
I will continue with the finance payments but I have received all kind of threats from him that he will call the bank and unauthorized the money paid and he has a set of the key which he stole from my house and have had to call the police as he took the car before, would like to know is.
*what are my rights to this car
*what are his rights to this car*-
*do I have to give it back
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
How old are the children and what maintenance is your ex paying?
How far has the divorce reached and what other assets are there ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


are kids are six and three, there is no steady maintenance that he gives me for them it's what ever he feels like.

The divorce haven't gotten that far yet I have my own place and he lives somewhere else and the are no other assets or property evolved .

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
How long were you living together and how much does he earn?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

He doesnt have any earnings his family over seas a wealthy and they support him.

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Who has the car at the moment - and are you willing to start divorce proceedings?