Cross Cultural Perceptions of Prenuptial Agreements

In 2021, researchers Lynsey K. Romo and Noah Czajkowski published their study on cultural perceptions of prenuptial agreements, which have been stigmatized for decades, as if the existence of a couple’s prenuptial agreement would necessarily suggest a lack of trust between the partners or distasteful ulterior motives at play. But the times are changing, as Dr. Romo…

But Who Gets the Tesla?

When James came home to see the electrician drilling in the outside wall, he had questions. He asked his spouse, Matthew, what was wrong with the electricity. James told him that there was nothing wrong, and that a surprise was coming. An hour later, a silver Tesla was parked outside the home – James’ dream…

Doing a Prenup? Don’t Forget about these Assets

If you are using a postnuptial or prenuptial agreement as part of your estate planning, be sure to audit every component of your assets before your marriage or remarriage. Failure to identify certain assets can cause financial frictions in your family later. While your primary assets are easily identified and addressed in your estate planning,…