By Dennis Franck
Pre-nuptial agreements have arisen in the past several years because of the tremendously high rate of divorce, and because many people want to protect what is/was theirs before entering into a marriage agreement. The divorce rate is now...
1 January 9, 2006, Newsweek, “The ‘Familymoon’”
2 In her book For Better or For Worse: Divorce Reconsidered, Dr. Hetherington specifies the divorce rate for stepcouples to be “50 percent higher in remarriages with stepchildren” Specifically, then, the divorce rate is 65-70%. (p. 178).