en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marriage_in_the_United_States

Marriage in the United States is a legal, social, and religious institution. The legal recognition of marriage is regulated by individual states, each of which sets an " age of majority" at which individuals are free to enter into marriage solely on their own consent, .... The map on the bottom left shows that the west coast had the highest ...

www.occourts.org/self-help/familylaw/endingamarriage.html

If you are getting public benefits, are a low-income person, or do not have enough income to ... In California, either spouse can decide to end their marriage . ... There are free mediation services in Family Court for custody and visitation issues.

www.unfpa.org/child-marriage-frequently-asked-questions

What is the usual age difference between a child bride and her husband? ... In the end, these varying definitions make little difference for a child's safety and health. .... it denies children the right to choose – with full and free consent and without ... where access to sexual and reproductive health services is generally low, ...

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May 1, 2018 ... Taxes for married people work differently than for single people. ... Yet making the most of marital tax benefits could mean more money left in ... Credit Karma Tax® — Always free .... that you filed with your spouse even if you end up divorcing later. ... Bottom line ... App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

www.chatelaine.com/living/real-life-stories/divorce-how-i-survived-after-my-husband-left-me

The contents of that envelope marked the end of my marriage. Though I couldn't see .... I'd completely lost myself in my marriage, and now I didn't know what to do with my free time. ... I had already hit rock bottom and knew nothing could be worse than where I'd already been. ..... Privacy Policy Ad Choices · Terms of Service.

www.heritage.org/welfare/report/how-welfare-undermines-marriage-and-what-do-about-it

Historically, marriage has played a critical role in the raising of children. In most cases, the economic benefits of marriage are substantial. Marriage among ...

www.courts.alaska.gov/shc/family/shcstart.htm

Both cases end the marriage and divide marital property and debt (including .... with a copy of this Motion and fill out the certificate of service at the bottom.

www.bentley.edu/impact/articles/nowuknow-why-millennials-refuse-get-married

The marriage rate might drop to 70 percent -- a figure well below rates for boomers (91 ... trajectory for generations, but with this group it appears to be in free fall. ... They say they would like to marry, but many — especially those with lower levels ... and acknowledge the end of traditional marriage as society's highest ideal, ...

www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-squeaky-wheel/201306/together-still-lonely

Being married offers no protection from the dangers of loneliness: Studies indicate that roughly 20% of the general population suffers from chronic loneliness at ...