Prenuptial Agreements

Is My Prenuptial Agreement Valid?

As the average age of adults getting married for the first time increases, prenuptial agreements are becoming commonplace. Couples who are aware of the high likelihood of divorce and understand the realities of post-divorce financial problems are determined to protect themselves.  A written contract gives adults a way to keep their separate business assets safe […]

Risks Associated with a Do-it-Yourself Prenuptial Agreement

Creating a prenuptial agreement provides men and women getting married with asset protection in the event of a divorce. Without a prenuptial agreement, adults risk having to share certain financial assets that they accumulated in a sole business enterprise or may find themselves responsible for paying alimony. A person who is not sure of the […]

How a Postnuptial Agreement Benefits You

Postnuptial agreements are a legal option not always discussed, leading to many misunderstanding their purpose. In Georgia, these agreements are entered into during a marriage and outline how the couple will divide assets or debts in the event of a divorce. These agreements help both parties save money by limiting the time and complexity of […]

How a Postnuptial Agreement Benefits You

 

Postnuptial agreements are a legal option not always discussed, leading to many misunderstanding their purpose. In Georgia, these agreements are entered into during a marriage and outline how the couple will divide assets or debts in the event of a divorce. These agreements help both parties save money by limiting the time and complexity of […]

Advice for Asking Your Fiancé to Sign a Prenup

Prenuptial agreements are making a comeback as millennials who wait to get married until after establishing themselves financially search for ways to protect their hard won premarital assets. These agreements are also becoming more common among those who remarry later in life and seek ways to protect the inheritances of their children from their second […]

Can I Challenge My Prenuptial Agreement?

Prenuptial agreements are legal documents that outline what each spouse is entitled to if a marriage dissolves. Once considered to be antiquated, the prenuptial agreement has slowly grown in popularity as the average age of people marrying for the first time increases. Men and women who get married after establishing careers, purchasing property, or launching […]

Prenuptial Agreement Checklist

Throughout the United States, the average age of an adult getting married has steadily increased. Adults are focusing on obtaining a higher education, establishing their career, and becoming financially stable prior to getting married. Once a relationship begins leading toward marriage, a person who has a financially lucrative career or a profitable business may want […]

Tips for Avoiding Costly Prenuptial Agreement Mistakes

The decision to utilize prenuptial agreements has increased over the past few decades. With a growing number of adults launching businesses and becoming financially stable prior to marriage, divorce attorneys have noticed a 63% increase in the number of couples who have valid agreements. Couples who marry older, have a large amount of debt prior […]

Benefits of a Prenuptial Agreement

Divorce is one of the most expensive and time consuming legal processes that most adults experience in their lifetimes. During the drawn out legal battles, couples who were previously united spend months arguing over property, financial assets, and child custody. One way to avoid some of the turmoil associated with a divorce is to create […]

Fighting a Georgia Prenuptial Agreement

When Mary J. Blige married Martin “Kendu” Isaacs, a prenuptial agreement that waived rights to spousal support was signed by both of them. However, when Blige decided to divorce Isaacs, he still fought for spousal support, and surprisingly, the judge awarded spousal support to Isaacs. The payments rang in at the tune of $30,000 per […]