Admit it, you've done this.
"Fair doesn’t always mean equal.”
It will save you so much aggravation later.
“If you must keep score, play golf.”
Saying 'I do' can reduce religious ties, but parenthood boosts rate of return for couples AND singles
There are significant signs of dissatisfaction with organized religion among young adults, reflected both in lower service
People don't pair off and move in together in their 20s anymore because they don't feel forced into marriage.
Alimony in a majority of states is not a matter of right. Rather the judge has broad discretion in considering the facts and ruling accordingly concerning the amount to be paid. Legislation, however, may specifically address cohabitation and the obligation to pay alimony. Always consult an experienced attorney concerning a specific state's law.
Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill repealing an 1868 law against unmarried cohabitation.
Paternity is a major problem area in family courts, whether you are talking about issues pertaining to fraud or biological fathers obstructed from having a relationship with their children. Unfortunately, there is little being done to fix these matters.
This new study was based on data collected throughout the 2000s. It found that, for young adults who moved on from a first relationship, both men and women received similar emotional boosts whether they moved in with their second partner or got married to them.
One way for seniors to cut living costs is to consider cohabitation with friends or relatives. Whether you are planning such an arrangement or the struggles of a relative have thrust this situation upon you, it can be a positive experience if you set some rules and manage expectations.
When it comes to your emotional health, the 'marriage benefit' might not be as big a deal as you thought.
Use this guide to raise every red flag out there. Your cat poster will thank you later.
Alimony. It's a hot button issue in divorce and something many individuals have a hard time dealing with after the breakup. It seems unfair, when one spouse is ordered to pay a hefty sum each month towards the daily living costs and lifestyle choices of their ex-spouse. These individuals are no longer connected, yet the financial obligation continues -- sometimes indefinitely.