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There’s been a 62% spike in people getting prenups, and experts say it’s being driven by millennials

Millennials are increasingly interested in signing prenuptial agreements before getting married, research says. Later marriages, less “concrete” assets, and the equalization of the workforce have all been cited as reasons for the spike in prenuptial agreements among millennial couples. Here are the biggest reasons why more millennials are interested in […]
There’s been a 62% spike in people getting prenups, and experts say it’s being driven by millennials
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6 things you never knew you could put in a prenup, from sex toys to frozen eggs

Prenups, short for prenuptial agreements, are losing their bad reputation and becoming more popular. They help set expectations in the event of a divorce, often including financial clauses involving real estate property, debt, investments, and other assets. But you can also include some surprising things in a prenup: outsourced work, […]
6 things you never knew you could put in a prenup, from sex toys to frozen eggs
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4 reasons you may not want to sign a prenup

A prenup helps manage expectations of what happens during and after a divorce. While prenups have their benefits and are worth considering, they’re not for everyone. You shouldn’t get a prenup if you can’t afford it, want state laws to dictate what happens, don’t plan to acquire more assets, or […]
4 reasons you may not want to sign a prenup
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There are 2 types of contracts married couples can sign to protect their money — here’s what it means if divorcing billionaires Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos never signed one

AmazonCEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, have said they will divorce. On Thursday, TMZ reported that the couple did not have a prenup, citing “sources with direct knowledge” of the situation. A prenuptial agreement covers financial issues and the future of assets in the event of a divorce. […]
There are 2 types of contracts married couples can sign to protect their money — here’s what it means if divorcing billionaires Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos never signed one
Lifestyle

8 myths about prenups you should stop believing

When you’re planning a wedding to the love of your life – especially if you’re a romantic – a prenuptial agreement is probably not your highest priority. But maybe it should be. “A lot of issues come up in the course of a marriage,” Leslie J. Wilsher, an attorney who […]
8 myths about prenups you should stop believing
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3 reasons why you should consider getting a prenup

Prenups are becoming more common among millennials – should you be signing one too? Prenups are worth considering for various reasons, especially if one partner has more assets than the other, one or both partners have investments, or if you plan to have a family. Signing a prenup requires thought […]
3 reasons why you should consider getting a prenup
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Why absolutely everyone needs a prenup

VIDEO: Choosing to get married is one of the most important decisions you can make. However there are some important things you should know about a prenuptial agreement before walking down the aisle.
Why absolutely everyone needs a prenup