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cohabitation occurs when two unmarried people in an intimate relationship live
together prior to marriage. Since premarital cohabitation is a living
arrangement and not a legal agreement,... more
What is a Marital Agreement?Pre- and postnuptial agreements (marital agreements) are important tools for couples to manage their assets and avoid conflict, both before and during their marriage and... more
The reason to have a prenuptial or premarital agreement is to determine in advance how things will be resolved in the event of a divorce. Under most circumstances, judges enforce validly executed... more
Prenuptial agreements give couples a lot to think about and may cause some added pre-wedding stress. There is certainly a lot to consider. Keep the following steps in mind to help ease you through... more
Pre-nuptial agreements are contracts made before the marriage, which spell out in advance the rights and obligations of the parties in the event of a divorce. They are generally used when one spouse... more
This publication aims to provide background information and helpful tips on prenups for those interested in getting one before marriage. The more informed you are about prenups, the better situated... more
Asking serious questions about how you see finances in the marriage partnership may save you pain and money later - and might even save your marriage.
A premarital agreement may also be called an... more
Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, which spell out in advance who gets what if and when a divorce occurs, are becoming more and more popular.
The difference between the two is that a prenuptial... more