The laws on this question are state-specific. In Florida and some other states, if a spouse brings his/her own property into the marriage or receives an inheritance in his/her own name, and keeps that property separate during the marriage, it will stay with the spouse who owns it. But if you commingle the property/funds or both enjoy the fruits of the property/funds, the lines become much more blurry. Again, this is state-specific, so you should consult with an advisor or attorney in your state to get an answer that works for your situation. The amount is irrelevant. What matters is how your state's laws would treat the property in the event of a divorce.
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