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I am looking to divorce .we have been married 37 years,have

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I am looking to divorce .we have been married 37 years,have savings of around 100k,a house,owned,worth around 200k.I have 14k work pension,my wife earns about 3k a year in a p/t job. Presuming we splisavings.house sale,will I have to pay her any of my pension.Neither of us has reached state pension age yet.
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No, the separation date value of the pension(s) have to be included in the assets and a pension sharing arrangement can be reached. If you don't want to share the pension then your wife should get a correspondingly larger share of other assets to compensate.
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