Marriage as a Legal Agreement
Below is a list of links to marriage legal matters.
Common Law Marriage
Some states recognize common law marriage. Click on the links below to find out more about common law marriage and if your state does recognize these marriages.
How To Know if Your Common Law Marriage Is Recognized
Lists the states in which common law marriage is recognized and offers information on what requirements are neededto apply for a common law marriage.
Common Law Marriage FAQ
Answers questions regarding common law marriage.
Marriage Legal Rights and Benefits
Marriage Rights and Benefits
Discusses the potential rights and benefits couples may receive as a result of getting married, which can vary from state to state.
Marriage, Money and Property
Features articles on taxes, property, and money matters. FindLaw is a legal Web site, providing comprehensive legal resources on the Internet for legal professionals, businesses, students and individuals.
Premarital (Prenuptial) Agreements – FindLaw.com
Has list of 10 articles related to prenuptial and post-nuptial agreements. (Key in ZIP code.)
Prenuptial Agreements – Nolo.com
Has articles about the basic legalities of prenuptial agreements.
About The Sources
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