Category Archives: Prenuptial Agreement

When the Illinois Uniform Premarital Agreement Act went into effect it applied to all premarital agreements executed on or after January 1, 1990. So while premarital agreements, also called prenuptial agreements or “prenups,” have been in use for more than … Continue reading

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In the United States, an estimated 40 to 50 percent of all first marriages end in divorce. That number jumps to 60 percent for second and subsequent marriages. In survey after survey, one of the top issues that cause major … Continue reading

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Nobody likes to anticipate the end of their marriage, especially couples who are planning their wedding or are just about to get married. We all want to believe in true love, in a fairy tale happy ever after ending, and … Continue reading

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Prenuptial agreements are becoming increasingly common in today’s society, especially as remarriages and marriages between individuals with significant property holdings become more prevalent. When properly executed, a prenuptial agreement can be a very useful tool for alleviating contentiousness and disagreement … Continue reading

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