Category: Marriage

Prenup Pros & Cons: A Detailed Breakdown

A prenuptial agreement (also known as a premarital agreement) is a legal document created before marriage planning your finances during marriage and defining how to divide assets between a couple in the event of a divorce or death. There are, however, many more benefits to getting a prenup than protecting your money. As you weigh … Continued

Commingled Assets: What They Are & How They’re Traced

Commingling assets in marriage is when you and your spouse combine your separate and community property. This happens in both purposeful and indirect ways. The “what’s mine is yours” mentality is sweet in theory, but it can have unintended financial consequences. Here’s what commingling means for your property and how to trace assets if you … Continued