I had a brainwave a few weeks ago. I received an invite to advertise in a bridal magazine. I started thinking about what a bride should be doing before tying the knot.
Well, the first thing is to protect what assets they have. Many brides come from well to do families where the parents have actually given substantial assets to their daughters. How to protect those assets from a greedy grabbing partner. Yes, a binding financial agreement is what is needed. It is essentially a pre nup.
See the ads for more info.
More importantly, a marriage means a new will has to be prepared or your new spouse automatically gets at least half your assets.
Please check with your lawyer if you are getting married.