Posts tagged "prenups"

Sherri Shepherd’s Husband Tried To Add An Amendment To Their Prenup Forcing Her To Submit To Him, Have Sex, & Not Get Fat

Today In Things That Maybe Should Have Been Ironed Out Before He Got Married: TMZ claims that Sherri Shepherd's estranged husband Lamar Sally asked to add an amendment to the couple's prenup with these alleged heady requests: "It is my joy to submit to my husband as a way to honor God. Even if my…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 19, 2014

Flashback: Revisiting The Post “Does Your Ex ‘Owe’ You Something After A Nasty Breakup?”

Last week, I celebrated a BIG birthday: 30! In acknowledgment of the fact that I’ve spent over half of my 20s working at The Frisky, I’m going to reach down deep into to archives and revisit some old posts. I’ll examine what I wrote at the time and how that has or hasn’t changed. If…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 24, 2014

Hitched: On Prenups

When I first read what folks are calling Amelia Earhart’s “prenup,” I was sure it was too good to be true: here is, in 1931 or thereabouts, a woman telling her fiancé in no uncertain terms that she doesn’t necessarily intend to be faithful to him, that her career comes first and that she…
By: Andrea Grimes / December 12, 2012

Katy Perry & Russell Brand, Plus 10 Other Celeb Couples That Didn’t Have Prenups

"I want to make our wedding just about me and her loving each other. We want to get married in front of our friends and family and keep it normal. It ain't about selling the pictures, it ain't about doing no prenup." That's what Russell Brand had to say back in October 2010, just day…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 4, 2012

Cash & Coupling: Divorce In Your Future? Here Are 4 Steps To Take Before You Tie The Knot!

When I think prenup, I think Donald Trump protecting his vast fortune from gold-digging spouses. But this is an outdated point of view. Getting a prenuptial agreement is actually a very savvy move for a pragmatic couple. Prenups are an example of one of the important financial choices women can make from the outset of…
By: Amelia Timbers / November 19, 2010

Cold Feet: $25,000, Not Marrying the Wrong Person: Priceless

Ah, your wedding day(s). From the dress to the dinner, it’s easy to spend your life's savings. Of course you want everything to be perfect for the event where two become one, but what if your betrothed backs out at the last minute? Then you’re left holding a big bill for the dance hall, the…
By: Simcha / February 25, 2008