Separation is always a time consuming and costlier process. Separation agreement can be made when a married couple decides to divorce. Normally it takes 6 months for getting the court to finalize the result. The decision regarding child custody, financial and property maintenance are to be done with proper care and need. Both parties should finalize the result, otherwise court will take the decision. In case if unmarried couple decide to separate, a separation agreement is to be filed for their future protection.