Aug 032012

Should you sign a prenup? The Money Couple was once against prenuptial agreements, but now believe they’re necessary. Here are their reasons couples should sign a prenuptial agreement before getting married. “The reality is that 50% of marriages end in divorce,” say Scott and Bethany Palmer, authors of First Comes Love, Then Comes Money: A

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Apr 062012

You’re in love, but you’re worried your fiancé or partner will leave or think less of you if you tell him everything about your past. If so, you’re not alone… “This month I am getting married to my fiancé,” says Shefali on How to Make Your Second Marriage Successful. “Should I tell him about my previous

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Feb 022010
6 Tips for Helping Your Spouse Through Financial Difficulties

Credit card debt, steep mortgage loans, and large medical bills are financial difficulties that cause stress for married and common-law couples. These tips for helping your spouse through money problems can help strengthen your marriage – even in the worst of times. Surprisingly, an overly supportive husband or wife can have a detrimental effect on

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Dec 312009
Coping With Angry Ex-Wives - How to Make Your Remarriage Successful

These ways to cope with your husband’s angry ex-wife can improve your marriage — and improve your relationship with your partner’s ex-spouse! On my article about making your second marriage successful, a new wife described her husband’s angry first wife and asked for help. Here are my tips for dealing with bitter, angry ex-wives… Before the

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Jun 172009
Solving Problems With Your Stepchildren - 5 Ways to Bond

Creating good relationships and connecting with your stepchildren can be tough, but there are ways to solve step parenting problems! These tips for connecting with stepchildren are based on insights from a psychologist and a parenting specialist. Before the tips, a quip: “Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths,” said Mark Twain. “No man

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Feb 132009

If you’re wondering how to solve your financial problems as a newly married couple, these money tips for newlyweds will help! Financial expert Andrew Housser of says as many as 75% of couples argue about finances regularly — and not having clear financial goals from the start of the marriage is one serious obstacel to creating financial

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Jun 302008
10 Tips for Successful Second Marriages

If you want your 2nd marriage to be successful, you have to un-learn the bad habits you learned in your first marriage. These tips for remarriages will help with the “happily ever after” part. Before the tips, a quip: “If you made a list of the reasons why any couple got married, and another list of the

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