The NEW prenup

According to a recent study by, the focus on finance intensifies once a couple gets married. All of a sudden it feels like there’s a ton of pertinent money topics that need to be discussed so that you and your spouse can live a financially comfortable life for years to come. And because that reality can be quite scary, we’ve enlisted the help of’s Site Editor Kristine Solomon for a rundown of the newlywed’s disclosure checklist, aka the new prenup.

Looking for more advice on money management for newlyweds? Check out Yahoo Contributor Jennie Lee William’s piece on misconceptions her and her husband had about money when they first got married – plus, the lessons learned.