A prenuptial agreement, or a prenup, is a written agreement made and executed before a couple marries outlining asset distribution
REASON 1 - LOSS: A PreNup stares straight into the reality of LOSS. Yes, reality. Loss of your love. Or loss of your life
My take on prenups is that they should meet the goals of both parties and also be as generous as possible within that framework. Too often an "off-the-shelf" prenup, generally submitted by the attorney of the more-moneyed spouse, dramatically departs from those aims.
So it's your wedding day and you're about to say those two little words. There's something niggling at the back of your mind that you've haven't got around to organizing... Food? Ordered and paid for. Presents for the in-laws? Check. Prenup? Ah. Oops.
Couples don't get married with the intention of breaking up. They enter a marriage with the intention of staying married and spending their lives together. With that being said, it is very difficult to spend time during an engagement discussing the "what if's" of divorce.
When I was growing up, I never imagined I'd end up a married person; frankly, I thought that by now, I'd either have died
I know there is a fruitcake on the moon--watch out, the next sighting may not be a falling meteorite; it could be that covert
Short answer: Yes! Long answer: A prenup, or prenuptial agreement if you're being fancy, is a contract between two people who are getting married.
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Sometimes the clearest and simplest laws need to be revisited because they produce unjust and unacceptable outcomes. This is certainly the case when it comes to determining custody of a companion animal upon the breakup of pet parents.