There are more than 1,000 federal laws that benefit the legally married. That massive favoritism is especially evident when it comes to Social Security.
Bella DePaulo, Ph.D. was a featured speaker at a TEDx program in Belgium. The topic of her talk: “What No One Ever Told You About People Who Are Single.”
These days there are more single people than married, and despite what some might think, it’s been a good thing for our families, friends and communities.
Don’t let anyone talk you out of being the person you really are, and that includes your choice to be single.
Having a plan to maintain our financial independence while creating interdependent relationships is key to a successful solo retirement.
Negative ideas about what it means to be single and other annoyances abound in a world that still can’t acknowledge that we singles are the emerging majority.
There are two types: those who can’t be happy unless they’re coupled, and those who treasure their single life and a living space they call their very own.
Study shows that people are more likely to feel anger toward singles who say they want to stay single as opposed to those who say they want to be partnered.