Divorcing couples often hide assets

Many people going through divorce could be hiding their wealth from their partners, a survey suggests. As many as nearly a quarter of divorcees questioned for a survey said they had tried to hide financial assets to "keep them secure".

However in two recent court cases, which marks a change in attitude among judges to the hiding of assets, men have been sentenced to jail for allegedly not disclosing full details of their wealth, with one given a two-year jail term.

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