Since 1970, America has seen a 1000 percent increase in cohabitating relationships and today 40% of our nation’s children are born out of wedlock. While some cohabitating couples eschew marriage, others use it to test drive a possible commitment. Dr. Janice Crouse looks at these and other figures and discusses the ramifications of cohabitation on that couple’s relationship, their likely future relationships, and the children they raise. She also looks at some major flaws of cohabiting relationships compared to committed marriages.
A Closer Look at Cohabitation
A Closer Look at Cohabitation By: CWALAC Staff - 8/6/2009