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Civil Marriages are those that are concluded in terms of the Marriage Act [Chapter 5:11]. They are usually classified as either being in community of property or out of community of property. When a civil marriage is:

(a) in community of property it means that all of the spouses’ assets and liabilities (even those […]

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All marriages in Zimbabwe are out of community of property, unless the parties enter into an antenuptial contract prior to the marriage. This means that everything each person owns or gets before and during the subsistence of the marriage remains his/ her own. The spouses are also not liable for each other’s debts unless the […]

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