A cohabitation agreement, also known as a “living together agreement” is a legal contract detailing the rights, responsibilities, and expectations of unmarried couples living together. With the rate of marriage declining, it’s become more normal for couples to move in together long-term without legalizing their union. This is where a cohabitation agreement can be a … Continued
Author: Raymond Hekmat
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