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You've made it down the aisle—now what comes next? We're helping you navigate your first year of marriage and beyond—from having your first child to buying your first home. Ahead, we talk money, to-do lists, relationship advice, and more, so buckle up and get excited for this new chapter.

Happy Anniversary!

Your anniversary will be here before you know it, so make the most of the major milestone. Pop a bottle, start planning, and get reminiscing—these ideas will help you embrace the occasion.  

 

The Best Anniversary Vacation Ideas Based on Your First Year of Marriage

 

How to Plan a First Anniversary Party

 

Paper Gifts for Your First Wedding Anniversary​

Home Sweet Home

Settle into married life with a shared sanctuary—your home. Get pointers for customizing your abode, whether through using your registry gifts or adding to your stock. By doing so, you'll make the most of your joint nest.

 

Are You Allowed to Return Registry Gifts?

 

How to Put Your Wedding China to Good Use During Your First Year of Marriage

 

10 Game-Changing Kitchen Gadgets for Newlyweds

 

How to Decorate Every Room in Your Home

Let's Talk Money

Combined incomes, newlywed budgets, saving up—there's a lot to consider when it comes to finances after your big day. Take a deep breath and rest easy, because you can tackle it together. 

 

These Are the Topics You Have to Cover When Discussing First-Year Finances

 

How to Pay Off Your Wedding During Your First Year of Marriage

 

An Expert Debunks 5 Common Newly-Married Money Myths​

 

What It's Really Like to Merge Finances for the First Time

 

How to Decide If You're Financially Ready to Buy Your First Home

More Big Stuff

Look forward to your long-term goals with these handy tips. Plus, learn how to tackle the challenges—they're inevitable, but they're sure to make you stronger. 

 

How to Have a Healthy Relationship with Your In-Laws

 

7 Important Things Fighting Can Teach You About Marriage​

 

How to Deal with First-Time Parenthood as a Team​

 

6 Things to Do Before You Buy Your First Home​

What to Expect

Married life is bound to come with plenty of surprises. Although there are some you'll have to take on as they come, there are many we can help you prepare for. Find out what's in store when you finally tie the knot, and avoid falling prey to pesky post-wedding myths. 

 

 

 

This Is What It's Really Like to Be Married

First-Year To-Dos

7 Things You Need to Do After You Get Married​

 

 

Things You and Your Partner Should Do Separately to Live Together Happily

Been There, Done That

You don't need a fancy degree to nail married life. Sometimes learning comes best from lived experiences, which is why we turned to the experts themselves. Real spouses share their tips for acing the first year and beyond. 

 

5 Couples Describe Their First Year of Marriage in One Word​

 

8 Couples Share How They Make Date Night Work​

 

Married People Reveal the Secret to a Happy Marriage​

Cheers to your first year, and to many more to come!