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Difference between Marital vs. Non-marital property

Difference between Marital vs. Non-marital property

What’s mine is yours. What’s yours is mine.

In some marriages people tend to share everything with their spouse. However, when it comes to divorce not everything is split 50/50. There is a difference between marital property and non-marital property.

In Illinois, the courts try to keep this area black and white, however, as with every law there are gray areas. Generally speaking marital property is everything obtained by the couple after the moment they say “I do.”

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