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Money Rules for Successful Marriage

The joint-venture called ‘marriage’ necessarily involves another partnership, that of ‘money’. For the former to last long, it is imperative that you strike a balance in your money habits too.

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas on Budget

Fortunately, love is blind and doesn’t weigh your purse. There are scores of gift ideas for even those who have a limited budget this V-Day.

Should You Merge Finances After Marriage?

Some people believe that merging money after marriage is the right thing to do. Many others stress on the importance of maintaining separate bank accounts. Read on to find out the pros and cons of merging money after marriage.

Eva Longoria, Tony Parker are officially divorced

'Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria’s three-year marriage to San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker is finally over- their divorce has been finalized, according to multiple online media reports.

Discuss Financial Compatibility Before Saying ‘I Do’

Money is one of the most common issues married couples argue over. Arguments occur because over the years each person develops his or her own unique money personality.

Prenuptial Agreement: Is Getting One a Good Idea?

Most people preparing to get married do not think that they might seek a divorce sometime in the future. But the sad truth is many marriages do end in a divorce.

Delaying sex associated with better marriage--study

Delaying sex could perk up couples’ married life, suggests a new study. According to the study, couples who wait until they are married to have sex enjoy a better sex life after marriage.

"Dexter" stars Hall and Carpenter divorcing

"Dexter" co-stars Michael C. Hall and Jennifer Carpenter are heading for splitsville after nearly two years of marriage, according to multiple online published reports.

Runner proposes at the end of marathon

Philadelphia -- A runner in the Philadelphia Marathon stopped just short of the finish line to ask his girlfriend and fellow runner for her hand in marriage.

Bryan Pitcairn, 23, of Michigan was running alongside girlfriend Katy Pellani, 23, of Bryn Athyn during Sunday's marathon when he dropped to one knee only about 10 feet from the finish line, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Monday.

Pellani, a student at Oakland University in southeast Michigan and Pitcairn's girlfriend of three years, immediately accepted the proposal.

The pair of now-engaged runners completed the marathon hand-in-hand.

Copyright 2010 United Press International, Inc. (UPI).

LeAnn Rimes happy for ex-hubby's engagement

It seems there are no bad feelings between LeAnn Rimes and her ex-hubby Dean Sheremet. Shoving their past under the carpet, the two have moved on in life after divorce.