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Media Coverage quotes Corina Weigl in an article about joint accounts for couples

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“Should coupled clients have joint accounts?” by Susan Goldberg, quotes Toronto lawyer Corina Weigl in an article on joint accounts for couples.

That’s typical, says estate lawyer Corina Weigl, a partner at Fasken Martineau in Toronto. Separate accounts can work well before a couple has children, or in second or later marriages when the partners are no longer raising children and/or have their own incomes and assets. “But as soon as one spouse stays home — whether that’s to raise kids or take care of an elderly parent or something else — and isn’t earning an income, I don’t know how that model works.”