Marital Agreements Archives - Weaver, Bennett & Bland, PA

Post-Marital and Postnuptial Agreements

Most people recognize the terms “prenuptial” or “premarital agreement.” Likewise, most, are aware that if a married couple part from each other that they may enter into a “Separation Agreement.” Many people do not know that in North Carolina, and most other states, you may enter into a binding contract with your spouse DURING marriage.

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The Difference Between Post and Pre-Nuptial Marital Agreements

Although premarital agreements (“prenups”) and separation agreements are common in this state, North Carolina also authorizes Post-Nuptial Agreements (“postnuptial”).  Postnuptial in Mecklenburg and Union County primarily deal with property issues and are used, for example, in situations where the parties want to separate but cannot afford to have two households and pay a mortgage. The

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4 Things You Need to Know About Pre-Marital Agreements

Premarital Agreements, also known as Prenuptial Agreements (“prenups”) are authorized by North Carolina General Statute § 52B, the Uniform Premarital Agreement Act.  A Premarital Agreement is “an agreement between prospective spouses made in contemplation of marriage and to be effective upon marriage.”  The agreement must be in writing and signed by both parties. The premarital

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9 Things To Include in Your Premarital Agreement

Premarital Agreements, also known as Prenuptial Agreements are authorized by North Carolina General Statute 52B, the Uniform Premarital Agreement Act. A Premarital Agreement is an agreement between prospective spouses made in contemplation of marriage and to be effective upon marriage. The agreement must be in writing and signed by both parties. The premarital agreement is

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