Tagged: Prenuptial Agreements

Can we change or terminate the prenuptial agreement after the marriage takes place?

Yes, you can change and/or terminate the prenuptial agreement after the marriage. Illinois law at 750 ILCS 10/6 says, “after marriage, a premarital agreement may be amended or revoked only by a written agreement signed by the parties. The amended agreement or the revocation is enforceable without consideration.” You should use the same formality used […]

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Will a prenuptial agreement determine property distribution after death?

As part of a prenup, your future spouse can agree to make a will or trust, or waive certain death benefits regarding your property, to carry out the purpose of the agreement. The prenup will be binding if the other party tries to change their will in the future. One of the purposes of a […]

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