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This says that property acquired by one person during the marriage is the property of that person alone, unless the spouse's name is on the title, deed, or account. For example, if you purchase a car during your marriage and only your name is on the title, the car isn't considered marital property. Nine states -- Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington, and Wisconsin -- follow community property law.