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Ruppert & Schaefer, P.C. | Do You Need a Prenuptial Agreement?

Many couples today are bringing assets with them when they marry. Assets can include retirement accounts, savings accounts, trusts, and investment portfolios. But they can also bring debts… 178 more words

Family Law

The Basics of an Enforceable Prenuptial Agreement

“A lot of people have asked me how short I am…Since my last divorce, I think I’m about $100,000 short!”

  • Actor Mickey Rooney

With divorces on the rise in the United States and nearly half of all marriages ending in divorce, Prenuptial Agreements should be considered as a way to prevent the financial devastation caused by a protracted, costly divorce. 488 more words

Bashian & Farber

Postnuptial Agreements in Pennsylvania: A Better Alternative than the Pre-Nup?

We’ve all heard the story or seen the episode on TV: the guy comes to the girl (or vice-versa) the night before the wedding and asks her to sign a piece of paper for property protection in the event of divorce. 501 more words

Howland Hess Guinan Torpey Cassidy And O'Connell LLP

Issues to Consider before a Second Marriage

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on October 5, 2015. 

Dear Mr. Premack: My significant other and I both have previous marriages. 637 more words


This week, I’ve been going through a box of legal papers: wills, leases, contracts, etc., belonging to many different people.  I came across an interesting folder this morning with two papers relating to the Dager family. 201 more words

Prenuptial Agreements v. Postnuptial Agreements

Most people have likely heard of prenuptial agreements, frequently referred to as “prenups.” These agreements are created and entered into with an aim to reduce conflict and ensure that issues such as property division and debt allocation are handled smoothly and efficiently in the event of a divorce. 509 more words

Family Law