So are you and your potential spouse financially compatible? If you’re not sure, review these questions with your potential mate. I’ll share our story and resources we’ve used along the way.
Our Premarital Story
My wife and I started dating 1 week after being in the same city, dated for 1 year 2 months, were engaged for 11 weeks and then married. Surprisingly our Knot page is still up if you want to read more.
When my wife and I were seriously thinking of getting engaged, we went through pre-engagement counseling with an older couple through the Prepare/Enrich program (non-affiliate link).
Why pre-engagement? We wanted to make sure before an engagement took place and the whole world knew. Broken engagements carry a lot of social stigmatism and some couples will go through with a marriage even when they know they shouldn’t marry. That is why we support pre-engagement counseling. Continue Reading…