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Jeff Bezos does NOT have a pre-nup and will have to split his $140bn

Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie did not have a prenuptial agreement and she will therefore be entitled to half of his massive $140billion fortune, according to TMZ.

Their divorce will be filed in Washington, a community property state, meaning all assets acquired during the marriage by either spouse are split equally, unless there is a pre-nup.

This would make 48-year-old MacKenzie Bezos the world’s richest woman, with a fortune of $70billion. 

Since the duo’s fortune was amassed after they wed – just six months after meeting – there would have been little thought of a pre-nup at the time.

Jeff’s wealth has grown exponentially in the last five years, with Forbes estimating his net worth at $32 billion in March of 2014. 

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