Here, nine couples reveal how long they waited and why.Five months: "We were in love and wanted to start the rest of our lives together.The study states that couples who spend ,000 or more on their wedding are 46 percent more likely to get a divorce.
(since you are married and have never gone through this,)” and “Why should I be by myself?
Am I being punished for getting divorced, so I’m restricted from dating?
How long did you date your partner before he or she popped the question?
It may have only been months, or perhaps it felt like an eternity.
Couples who date for 3 years or more have better chances of staying together and a more stable marriage.
The findings mimic those of a 2006 study which found that couples who have dated less than 6 months before marriage had the highest divorce rate.
I did some digging and reached out to relationship therapists and psychologists to get their thoughts.
Here's what the professionals have to say about the ideal length of time to date.
I think it happened at the right time, though we would've loved to have been able to move in together right away instead of waiting a few months to buy a house together.