Benefits of Marriage

Benefits of Marriage | #PutARingOnIt

It may seem that no one is that into marriage any more. Does marriage still matter? We think so! Here is why marriage matters:

Marriage can be an intimate and enduring relationship that can help you grow and change into a better person over time.

Studies show that married people have more sex. People who are sexually abstinent until marriage and faithful in their marriage have the most fulfilling sex lives.

Married people live longer.

Marriage can keep you out of trouble. Male victims of violent crime are nearly four times more likely to be single than married.

Married mothers have lower rates of depression than single or cohabitating mothers.

Married men earn more and receive more promotions than single men of similar education and experience.

Married women are at lower risk of domestic violence than women in cohabitating or dating relationships.