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New Finding Debunks Long-Held Belief About Living Together Before Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 03.11.2014 | Divorce

It's often said that that living together before marriage puts couples at greater risk for divorce later on -- but it turns out that may not be the ca...

1 In 3 People Admit To Lying About This In A Relationship

Posted 02.11.2014 | Divorce

Here's cause for concern if you share a bank account with your significant other: 33 percent of people with combined finances have lied to their partn...

Study Says Watching Rom-Coms Could Save Your Relationship

Posted 01.31.2014 | Divorce

Pop some popcorn, grab some blankets and put in the latest Keira Knightley movie -- a new study found that newlywed couples who watched romantic films...

Study Reveals The Impact Failed Fertility Treatments Have On Relationships

Posted 02.04.2014 | Divorce

Infertility is one of the toughest challenges a couple can face, and now a new study says that couples who are unable to conceive a child after years ...

The Seemingly Good Thing That Could Hurt Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.29.2014 | Divorce

We all want a supportive spouse by our side to tackle life's challenges, but according to a new study, it's possible for spouses to be "too supportive...

Rebounding Economy Could Spell Danger For Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.28.2014 | Divorce

Divorce rates are climbing, and according to a new study, it could be because couples can finally afford to pull the plug on their marriage thanks to ...

'Red' States Have Higher Divorce Rates Than 'Blue' States, And Here's Why

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

It may seem counterintuitive, but divorce rates are higher in religiously conservative "red" states than "blue" states, despite a Bible-based culture ...

What The War On Poverty Got Wrong About Single Moms

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

It was long thought that marriage was a solution to poverty, but new research suggests that impoverished single moms may be better off staying single....

These Findings Offer Insight Into Why Couples Split -- And What Happens After

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 12.30.2013 | Divorce

What causes a marriage to fall apart? There is definitely no one right answer -- but there is plenty of research offering suggestions. We gathered ...

Survey Reveals What Divorced Couples Regret Most

Posted 12.17.2013 | Divorce

Divorced couples' biggest regret is the impact their split had on their children, according to a new survey out of the U.K. Seddons, a London law ...

New Study Says There's An Upside To Experiencing Hardship

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Here's some good news for divorcés: new research suggests that people who have experienced hardships in the past savor things more in the present. ...

Couples' Drinking Habits May Predict Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.22.2013 | Divorce

A new study concludes that heavy drinking isn't a marital deal-breaker -- so long as both spouses are consuming the same amount of alcohol. Resear...

Survey Reveals #1 Reason Couples Divorce

Posted 11.20.2013 | Divorce

A new survey confirms what your premarital counselor knew all along: the trick to staving off divorce lies in how effectively you and your spouse comm...

Your Yearbook Photo May Predict Your Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.14.2013 | Divorce

Think back on the class picture days from your past: Did you smile big for the camera or keep it tight-lipped? Your choice may be more telling than yo...

3 Reasons Divorce Is Harder On Men Than Women

Posted 11.03.2013 | Divorce

By Tiffany McHugh for YourTango.com. Post originally published on YourTango.com It turns out that in the age-old battle of the sexes, men seem to...

You're More Likely To Die From A Preventable Accident If...

Posted 10.30.2013 | Divorce

As if the tax breaks and the cuddling weren't enough, new research shows that married folks have yet another advantage over their divorced counterpart...

The Surprising Prenup Trend Among Women

Posted 10.22.2013 | Divorce

If you think prenups are just for celebrities or the super wealthy, think again. According to a new survey of the American Academy of Matrimonial ...

The Money Issue That Drags Down One In 10 Marriages

Posted 10.14.2013 | Divorce

Those secret credit card purchases you've been making behind your spouse's back may be doing a lot more damage to your marriage than you realize. ...

New Study Says Divorce Can Seriously Impact Men's Health

Posted 10.01.2013 | Divorce

According to a new paper published in the Journal Of Men's Health, divorce can take a great mental and physical toll on men. Specifically, divorced an...

REVEALED: Why Men Cheat More Than Women

Posted 09.23.2013 | Divorce

Do men cheat more than women? It's possible. And according to a new study out of Texas A&M University, it's males' stronger sexual impulses -- and ...

REVEALED: What Ends More Marriages Than Infidelity

Posted 09.20.2013 | Divorce

Infidelity is to blame for fewer divorces today than it was in the past, according to new research by Co-operative Legal Services, a U.K.-based compan...

Study Sheds Light On Single Moms' Happiness Levels

Posted 09.17.2013 | Divorce

Previous research has shown that single mothers are less happy than other American women. But a new study in the Journal of Happiness Studies has conc...

REVEALED: Who Really Fakes Orgasms

Posted 09.12.2013 | Divorce

Pop culture would have you believe that women are ones likely to fake orgasms, but a new survey suggests otherwise. According to a new survey by da...

REVEALED: The Gender More Likely To Snoop Through A Partner's Phone

Posted 09.11.2013 | Divorce

Men are almost twice as likely as women to look through their partner's phone without their knowledge, according to a new study by Mobile Phone Checke...

New Study Sheds Light On Military Divorce Rate

Posted 09.03.2013 | Divorce

A new study by the RAND corporation, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense, has found that the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have had an impact o...