As a business owner, you want to make sure your investments are protected. However, if you’re married, you need to know that many of your investments are becoming shared property. There are a few ways to prevent this from happening, but you need to make sure you have the foresight to take these steps before divorce.
First, having a prenuptial agreement or post-nuptial agreement can give you the documents needed to prove your business is yours, not a shared asset. If your husband or wife-to-be signs off on this paper, then you have what you need to keep your asset out of their control.