Prenuptial Agreement Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Prenuptial Agreement, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Prenuptial Agreement?

n.A written agreement between two people who are about to get married.It states the list of their assets,liabilities,authority over each other’s property,how their earnings and savings will be used and if the marriage does not last how would the property get divided and alimony be paid.This is common in people who are earning huge amount of money,have lots of property,got married before, have children from earlier marriage etc.