Study: Premarital Cohabitation Doesn’t Raise Risk Of Divorce

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 50•10 Mar 12, 2014

Contradicting previous studies claiming premarital cohabitation leads to divorce, research from the University of North Carolina has found that living together before marriage has little or no effect on marriage success rates. What do you think?

  • “I prefer the surprise of finding out that a spouse is impossible to live with.”

    Erick Besser –
    Freelance Consultant

  • “Did they happen to mention how much it increases your chances of going to hell forever, though?”

    Jane Kurant –
    Systems Analyst

  • “And you save a lot on utilities.”

    Alec Kirhoffer –
    Police Dog Trainer