No, You Aren’t In A Common-Law Marriage After 7 Years Together

No, You Aren’t In A Common-Law Marriage After 7 Years Together

So that you’ve been together with your partner for a time that is long. It is the right time to begin considering yourselves common-law married, a kind of “marriage-like” status that produces whenever you’ve resided together for seven years. Appropriate?

Nope. Which is all bogus.

For just one, common-law marriage, which traces its origins to old English legislation, is not a nationwide thing.Continue reading