Prenuptial agreements, or prenups, have gotten such a bad rap over the years that many soon-to-be-married couples dread the prospect of even bringing up the subject during the leadup to the wedding. Prenups are often treated as cold, calculating, and often inherently exploitative by one or both partners. The process can be unromantic, forcing future …

Horse Divorce

I have a relatively wealthy friend who has recently gone through some significant marital troubles, which served as the inspiration for this post. I’ve left out the name and any obvious identifying characteristics in deference to his privacy, but his story may be of interest to the regular readers of this blog. My friend has …

The New Normal

As 2020 rolls on and the pandemic waxes and wanes with new waves periodically hitting major cities, it’s clear that office culture is going to be seeing some significant changes for the foreseeable future. As employees demand safer environments and employers rush to make sure that their work force isn’t taken down in one fell …