Harold Hamm, who is currently estimated to be worth more than $11 billion, may end up losing about half of his assets after his divorce from his second wife is resolved. The couple's divorce may actually be the most expensive divorce ever recorded once the couple reaches agreements regarding the division of marital assets and other issues. Sue Ann Hamm filed for divorce in May 2012; however, the couple owns complex assets and has yet to reach property division agreements.
Agreeing to sign a prenuptial agreement may not be a romantic event for Florida couples, but it may be a very wise decision in the long run.
Divorcing couples who have young children need to remember that even though a divorce is to dissolve a marriage, divorce also changes the way in which families function.
Wealthy, married couples in South Florida may be comfortable with their current lifestyles. Couples may be able to afford going out to eat on a regular basis and participating in a variety of activities when both spouses are earning high incomes. Other couples may be able to afford living off of one income so that one spouse can stay home with the children. These are lifestyles that couples become accustomed to, but when married couples divorce, these types of lifestyles may be threatened.