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Written by attorney Keith D. Becker

Texas couples and the benefits of prenuptial agreements

Prenuptial agreements were once believed to be reserved for the extremely wealthy and celebrities. However, in 2013, an American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers survey revealed that 63 percent of divorce lawyers saw an increase in prenuptial agreements. Prenups are becoming more popular among millennials as well as the general population. While most prenuptial agreements were previously used by those with significant wealth or those who were marrying for a second time and wanted to protect assets for their children, modern prenuptial agreements are common among those who are marrying for the first time.

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