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How To Improve Communication in Your Relationship

A foundation of communication is what makes good relationships great. But not everyone is born a natural communicator. Thankfully, a little practice goes a long way in building rapport in your relationship.

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Simple Ways To Handle Mental Health Topics in Your Marriage

Mental health can be a sensitive topic in some relationships, and it can be difficult for some to open up. While this is a challenging subject, it's important to talk about mental health with your partner.

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How Newlyweds Can Best Manage Stress in the First Year of Marriage

The first year of marriage is a joyous time for most couples, but it can also be a time of stress. There are bound to be bumps along the way, and here's how to navigate them effectively as a newlywed team.

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Take Time for Yourself To Keep the Romance Alive

While we all enjoy spending time with our partners, it's important to take time to yourself and practice good self-care. Developing a solid self-care routine will re-energize your body and mind in a noticable way.

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How To Apologize and Keep Your Marriage Strong

Knowing when and how to apologize in a marriage is an important skill to keep your relationship strong. You can't completely eliminate fights in a relationship, but you can get through them gracefully.

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What You Should Know About Arranged Marriages

To many Americans, the idea of an arranged marriage is old fashioned. And while most of us likely hope for autonomy in our love lives, it's entirely possible to have a loving, caring relationship in an arranged marriage.

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How To Handle Income Inequality in Your Relationship

When there's major income inequality in a relationship, it can cause serious issues. To avoid resentment or insecurity, consider shaping a budget together, diving housework equitably, and being open with communication.

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Dollars and Sense: A Quick Guide to Marriage and Money

Money may be the root of all evil, but it's also the root of many of a relationship argument. Being on the same page when it comes to finances is an important part of maintaining a healthy relationship.

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Last Name Considerations for LGBTQ+ Couples

For LGBTQ+ couples who are about to be married, the question of what to do about last names can be a tough one. There are a number of options - but some come with additional legal hurdles. Here's what you need to know.

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Questions You Can Ask To Decide if You’re Ready for Marriage

Society puts pressure on couples to get married, but it's important to step back and evaluate if you're really ready for that big step. Here are some questions you can ask yourself to gauge whether that's right for you.

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