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7 Common Marriage Myths ... And How To Avoid Them

From a very young age, many of us assume that we will eventually get married. Many of us also fall victim to assumptions about marriage that simply aren't true. As you prepare for your big day, take a second to step back and evaluate some of these common myths of marriage so you can make sure to avoid them!



1. We'll be happier when we're married ... it's called marital "bliss", right?
This is a common trap many young couples fall into. Planning a wedding can be stressful and take a toll on the bride and the groom. When this happens, many couples hold on to the beautiful idea of "marriage," convincing themselves that they will automatically be happy once they achieve this idyllic goal. 

In reality, the two people who are planning the wedding will be the same two people who share a house together after they get married. While planning a wedding may seem stressful, you will likely encounter several other stressful events throughout your lives, such as fin…