Simply put, a prenuptial agreement, or a prenup, as it is generally called, is a contract signed by two people prior to getting married. This is done in contemplation of a possible divorce or a possible death. As you may know, Nevada is a community property state, so if a couple marries, any property that they obtain, or any debts that they obtain while they are married will be most likely equally divided if a divorce occurs. In order to avoid that, a prenuptial agreement is a good idea. A prenuptial agreement likely specifies how the couple will divide their.