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Kaley Cuoco says she’d be ‘fine’ if her husband left tomorrow

Kaley Cuoco married Karl Cook in June. She told Women’s Health that she still maintains her independence. She said she’s secure knowing that she is financially stable. Kaley Cuoco is happily married, but that doesn’t mean she can’t be on her own. In an interview with Women’s Health, the 32-year-old […]
Kaley Cuoco says she’d be ‘fine’ if her husband left tomorrow
Markets

3 reasons why you should consider getting a prenup

Prenups are becoming more common among millennials – should you be signing one too? Prenups are worth considering for various reasons, especially if one partner has more assets than the other, one or both partners have investments, or if you plan to have a family. Signing a prenup requires thought […]
3 reasons why you should consider getting a prenup
US

Why babies can’t drink water

While adults need a constant reminder to drink more and stay hydrated, it’s a different story for newborn babies. Their bodies aren’t developed enough to consume even a few ounces of water, which in extreme cases could be fatal. Following is a transcript of the video. There is a time […]
Why babies can’t drink water
Lifestyle

Billionaires Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos may be divorcing, but research suggests the richer people are, the more likely they are to get — and stay — married

Billionaires Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Bezos are filing for divorce. In general, wealthy people are more likely to get and stay married, according to research. The divorce rate in the US declined 18% between 2008 and 2016, and t hat’s likely because couples today are waiting until they’re older and […]
Billionaires Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos may be divorcing, but research suggests the richer people are, the more likely they are to get — and stay — married
Lifestyle

‘Delusionally optimistic’ couples are seeking therapy to tackle one of the tensest elements of their relationship: their in-laws

More and more unmarried couples are seeking couples therapy to help deal with problems with their in-laws. Research suggests that women are more likely than men to experience tension with their in-laws. According to relationship coach and consultant Peter Pearson, it’s best to address these problems sooner than later, because […]
‘Delusionally optimistic’ couples are seeking therapy to tackle one of the tensest elements of their relationship: their in-laws
Lifestyle

The adorable love stories of 11 presidents and their first ladies

Some US presidents and first ladies can boast of pretty swoon-worthy love stories. Grace and Calvin Coolidge met after she spied him shaving through a window; Theodore and Edith Roosevelt were childhood friends whose relationship blossomed into something more. Here’s a look at some of the most romantic presidential love […]
The adorable love stories of 11 presidents and their first ladies
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Is marrying your cousin actually dangerous?

Do babies born between two cousins actually have a higher chance of having birth defects? Understanding basic genetic principles will help with this question. Following is a transcript of the video. What did Queen Victoria, Charles Darwin, and Albert Einstein have in common? They all married their first cousins. You’d […]
Is marrying your cousin actually dangerous?
Lifestyle

I asked a marriage counselor for the 3 most common sex and relationship problems she sees, and they turn conventional wisdom on its head

Marriage and relationships can be challenging. New York City-based marriage counselor Rachel Sussman shared three compelling insights related to sex and relationships, including the idea that “opposites attract” isn’t always true. This post is part of Relationships 101, a series which aims to help us all be happier and healthier […]
I asked a marriage counselor for the 3 most common sex and relationship problems she sees, and they turn conventional wisdom on its head
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How marriage changes you physically and mentally, according to science

Every summer, thousands and thousands of couples tie the knot. That decision has lasting effects on their health over time. Researchers have identified a variety of trends that show how getting married changes people. There has historically been an idea that marriage is good for your physical and mental health, […]
How marriage changes you physically and mentally, according to science
Lifestyle

6 signs you’re probably ready to get married

Relationship expert Andrea Syrtash shared some of the top signs that you and your partner could be ready for marriage. Those signs include having shared values and goals and having open conversations about sex. Ultimately, you and your partner are the only people who can decide whether you’re ready to […]
6 signs you’re probably ready to get married
Lifestyle

7 things the average American has accomplished by age 35

By the time they turn 35, many Americans have gotten married, bought a home, and earned a salary of about $US50,000. They have also amassed quite a bit of debt by that age, according to the data. See how you compare to the average 35-year-old American in seven aspects of […]
7 things the average American has accomplished by age 35
Lifestyle

Meghan Markle’s whirlwind romance is the opposite of Kate Middleton’s 10-year courtship — and it shows how different their marriages will be

Meghan Markle’s relationship with Prince Harry looks a lot different than Kate Middleton’s relationship with Prince William. For example, Middleton and Prince William knew each other for longer before getting engaged. And their wedding was much more traditional than Markle and Prince William’s will be. We asked relationship experts to […]
Meghan Markle’s whirlwind romance is the opposite of Kate Middleton’s 10-year courtship  —  and it shows how different their marriages will be
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5 signs you shouldn’t be getting married

Marriage is an exciting, romantic concept, but it’s also a decision that will change the rest of your life. However, with some introspection, you can better determine whether or nor you are ready for marriage with your significant other. Here are five signs, from expert, that you shouldn’t get married […]
5 signs you shouldn’t be getting married
Strategy

Inside the relationship of former ‘bad boy’ pro golfer Dustin Johnson and Paulina Gretzky, who used to eat breakfast and dinner with her hockey legend father every day

Dustin Johnson and his fiance Paulina Gretzky met through Gretzky’s parents in 2009. The golf star and the pop singer-turned-model didn’t go on their first date, however, until 2012. They have been together ever since, and now have two children. Dustin Johnson wooed the entire Gretzky clan long before he […]
Inside the relationship of former ‘bad boy’ pro golfer Dustin Johnson and Paulina Gretzky, who used to eat breakfast and dinner with her hockey legend father every day
Strategy

9 signs your marriage isn’t as happy as you think it is

Marriage is always hard, and it’s tempting to ignore problems in your relationship and hope that they will go away. But some problems could spell trouble down the road – and will only get worse the longer you put off addressing them. Those problems include experiencing a lot of dramatic […]
9 signs your marriage isn’t as happy as you think it is
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The Philippines’ Duterte wants to legalise same-sex marriage but not divorce

The Philippines’ legislature has taken major steps towards legalizing divorce in the highly Catholic country. The bill would need to be supported by President Rodrigo Duterte, who has stated that he is strongly against divorce. But while the president has taken a hardline view on ending marriages, he has surprisingly […]
The Philippines’ Duterte wants to legalise same-sex marriage but not divorce
Strategy

12 hard truths about relationships no one wants to believe

It’s easy to believe that your relationship is different from everyone else’s. It’s probably not. Relationships take effort to maintain, and you won’t always be happy with your partner. Even if you love each other, if you have fundamentally different values, a breakup may be the best option. Everyone knows […]
12 hard truths about relationships no one wants to believe
Strategy

8 things science says predict divorce

No one can say with 100% certainty that a couple is heading for disaster. But social scientists have gotten pretty good at predicting who’s most likely to wind up there. These couples share certain commonalities – in the way they fight and the way they describe their relationship, but also […]
8 things science says predict divorce
Strategy

12 relationship habits science says predict divorce

There are multiple warning signs that you or your partner are more at risk of getting divorced. Education, employment status, and family history of divorce can all impact your likelihood of getting divorced. Pop culture also deals with divorce and how trying it can be – Netflix’s “Marriage Story” for […]
12 relationship habits science says predict divorce
Strategy

Why 31 will be the most expensive year of your life

Credit score website ClearScore has worked out the most expensive age on average is 31. This is when you’re likely to be getting married, having children, or saving for a house. To afford everything, the typical 31-year-old needs to save £43,000. Plenty of young people can relate to dealing with […]
Why 31 will be the most expensive year of your life
Strategy

A couple’s fate can be decided from their first 3 minutes of conversation — here are the biggest mistakes they make

Couples that communicate better stay together. But many people start conversations harshly without even realising it. A new relationship health app called Lasting aims to help couples have healthier, happier relationships. The founder, Steven Dziedzic, told Business Insider some of the traps couples can easily fall into. Communication in any […]
A couple’s fate can be decided from their first 3 minutes of conversation  —  here are the biggest mistakes they make
Strategy

The psychologist who’s known for predicting divorce built a ‘love lab’ in Seattle where couples can have every aspect of their relationship analysed and improved

The “love lab” in downtown Seattle allows couples to have their relationship analysed, through observation and physiological measurements. The day-long experience costs $US4,500. Couples receive a personalised report and find out how they can improve the quality of their relationship. John Gottman has become famous as the man who can […]
The psychologist who’s known for predicting divorce built a ‘love lab’ in Seattle where couples can have every aspect of their relationship analysed and improved
Lifestyle

Here’s when you’re probably getting divorced

The Census Bureau tracks patterns in marital status by age among Americans. In recent years, older Americans are more likely to have been divorced, separated, or in a second or later marriage than in previous decades, while younger Americans are more likely to be never married or in a first […]
Here’s when you’re probably getting divorced
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Here’s when you’re probably getting married

People have tended to get married at later ages in recent years. In 1962, 90% of 30-year-olds had been married at least once. By 2017, only 53.6% of 30-year-olds had been married. It’s was just Valentine’s Day, and couples are celebrating their love for each other. Many of those couples, […]
Here’s when you’re probably getting married
Strategy

9 things I wish I knew before I got married

Marriage is complicated. That’s a given. When I was getting married I was so stressed about balancing my new family, new responsibilities and new life, I was one seating chart switch away from eloping. But somewhere between tears, nerves and mini meltdowns, I found beauty in my relationship that couldn’t […]
9 things I wish I knew before I got married
Strategy

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s wife says they’re opposites who are ‘fire and ice’ — here’s what that could say about their marriage

Louise Linton is an actress and a model who is married to US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. Linton told Elle magazine that she and Mnuchin are complete opposites and that they balance each other out. Relationship experts say partners with different personalities may wind up clashing, and that it’s important […]
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s wife says they’re opposites who are ‘fire and ice’  —  here’s what that could say about their marriage
Strategy

Inside the marriage of controversial billionaires Betsy DeVos and Amway heir Dick DeVos, who married young and ran a ‘shadow state’ in Michigan

• US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos married Amway heir Dick DeVos in 1979. • Both hailed from wealthy, powerful Michigan families, and shared similar conservative Christian values. The couple went on to become massively influential in Michigan state politics. • Forbes reported the net worth of the family – including […]
Inside the marriage of controversial billionaires Betsy DeVos and Amway heir Dick DeVos, who married young and ran a ‘shadow state’ in Michigan
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Science says lasting relationships rely on a key factor

A recent study found evidence that a single factor mattered more for a couple’s relationship satisfaction than a handful of other considerations, including marriage. That factor was whether couples saw their significant other as their best friend. “Maybe what is really important [in a relationship] is friendship, and to never […]
Science says lasting relationships rely on a key factor
Strategy

13 crucial pieces of relationship advice we learned from our parents

21st century relationships are a minefield. While you’re already worrying about building a successful and genuine connection with someone you care about, you also have to manoeuvre past modern – and often cruel – dating trends such as ghosting and benching. But not every relationship is destined to fail. In […]
13 crucial pieces of relationship advice we learned from our parents
Strategy

Paris Hilton has said she and fiancé Chris Zylka are the ‘perfect couple’ because they ‘never fight’ — and she might be onto something

Paris Hilton has said she never fights with new fiancé Chris Zylka. Some experts say you can have conflict without fighting, while others say fighting before marriage can be productive. Ultimately, don’t compare your relationship to the way someone else’s relationship looks from the outside. I recently profiled Paris Hilton’s […]
Paris Hilton has said she and fiancé Chris Zylka are the ‘perfect couple’ because they ‘never fight’  —  and she might be onto something
Strategy

A look inside the marriage of billionaire investor Mark Cuban and his wife Tiffany, who met at the gym, are worth $4.19 billion, and insist he won’t run for president

• Mark Cuban met his wife, advertising executive Tiffany, at the gym in 1997. • Earlier in their relationship, Tiffany had trouble adjusting to the billionaire’s lifestyle and the couple experienced “scheduling problems.” • They were wed in an intimate 2002 ceremony in Barbados, and now have three children. “Shark […]
A look inside the marriage of billionaire investor Mark Cuban and his wife Tiffany, who met at the gym, are worth $4.19 billion, and insist he won’t run for president
Strategy

7 common reasons people say they got divorced

Numerous scientific papers explore the reasons people say they got divorced. We took a look at some of those papers and pulled out recurring themes. Seven common reasons are listed below. They include infidelity, growing apart, and getting married too young. When it comes to studying divorce, social scientists have […]
7 common reasons people say they got divorced
Strategy

10 things everyone wants to know about their relationship, according to Google

Google just released its top searches of 2017. 10 trending relationship-related queries are listed below. Those topics include managing long-distance relationships, understanding polyamorous relationships, and getting out of a toxic relationship. Google just released its top searches of 2017 – i.e. the searches that had the largest spike compared to […]
10 things everyone wants to know about their relationship, according to Google
Strategy

7 strategies that can make your relationship happier in 10 minutes or less

Relationships are complicated, and they take a lot of work to keep healthy. Here are some easy strategies for strengthening your relationship on a daily basis, from saying “thanks” to putting a ban on talking about housework. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Relationships take work. A lot of […]
7 strategies that can make your relationship happier in 10 minutes or less
Lifestyle

24 commoners who married into royalty

Royals around the world have fallen in love with commoners. Mary Elizabeth Donaldson, who’s now the crown princess of Denmark, met her prince at a bar. Meghan Markle is a real-life American fairytale. Former Japanese Emperor Akihito was the first emperor to marry a non-royal. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more […]
24 commoners who married into royalty
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