Getting married is a life-changing event with broad legal and financial implications. From IRS ramifications to whether your state is a community property jursdiction -- there is a lot at stake. Can I get married abroad without any legal issues? How time-consuming is it to change my name after marriage? These are some the questions FindLaw's marriage section can answer. The following resources will help those who are thinking about getting married determine whether or not they're truly ready for marriage. Those who already have set the date may benefit from FindLaw's articles about marriage ceremonies, changing your name, prenuptial agreements, the legality of destination weddings and more.
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