Let's say you've just finished dining out with friends and are on your way home, happy to have spent a lovely evening with people you care about, when you see a police car with flashing red and blue lights in your rearview mirror. You immediately get a pit in your stomach because the last thing you need is a speeding ticket or some other type of citation.
Many people who are contemplating getting married in Louisiana wonder if they should sign a prenuptial agreement. The purpose for getting a prenup is to determine what each party will get in the event of a divorce. Without a prenuptial agreement, property is divided according to state law.
Louisiana residents and others who focus too much on the date that they get married may be focusing on the wrong thing. According to research from Melbourne University, it isn't always the best idea to get married on Valentine's Day or any day that looks cute when read in numerical format. This is reportedly because those who chose these types of dates tended to care more about the wedding than the marriage itself.
When you celebrated your birthday at age 21, festivities might have included your first "legal" drink of alcohol. In fact, many families consider it a special birthday custom for parents to imbibe with a son or daughter who has come of age. While there is nothing inherently wrong with that idea, it can be problematic for those who are prone toward addiction.