Marriage & Divorce for Seniors
Married Couples Now Less Than Half of U.S. Households
Married couples represent less than half of U.S. households for the first time in American history, according to the 2010 census. Between 1950 and 2010, the number of American households headed by married couples dropped 30 percentage points.
5 Reasons to Get Married Over 50
Why get married over 50? Singles and unmarried couples now outnumber married couples in the U.S., but there are still plenty of good reasons for couples to get married over 50. Here are five reasons to get married over 50.
Can Fear of Marriage Be Cured?
She has fear of marriage, he's ready for marriage. Learn what this older couple can do to work through a fear of marriage.
Good Marriages Help Widows and Widowers Avoid Depression
Good marriages offer benefits even after a spouse has died. Learn how a good marriage helps widows and widowers avoid depression.