Children whose parents are college graduates or have graduate or professional degrees are more likely to be living with married birth parents, among other benefits.
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5 Reasons You Should Get Married

Why does marriage matter so much? We are, as Aristotle taught, social animals. We are hardwired to connect. That’s why our ties with others— family and friends—end up being so much more crucial to our welfare than things like the size of our bank account or the degree on our wall.

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My Choice Between Marriage and Porn

My parents divorced when I was 13, and I spent every other weekend with my dad. Dad, it turns out, was looking at porn too. I don’t know if Mom ever realized it, but I found his magazines in the bathroom. We never talked about that kind of thing.

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Yes, married people really are happier, study says

Couples who are on the fence about tying the knot may want to consider new research from the Institute for Family Studies. People who are married are happier than those who are not, based on Gallup surveys of more than 2.5 million U.S. adults collected between March 2020 and November 2023.

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