Couples Archives

COMPEL to celebrate National Black Marriage Day

March 28, 2013

COMPEL will join more than 300 cities across the country in celebrating National Black Marriage Day on March 17, 2013. For the last three years hundreds of couples were nominated to be honored. Joining the celebration were partners, families, friends, and the faith based community. The theme this year is “Marriage Changes Things”. This is… [Read More]

When retiring together doesn’t make sense

March 15, 2013

By Jason Alderman Back when people from my parents’ generation were first planning their lives together, most married couples looked forward to working hard for a few decades, buying a house, raising a family and then retiring together while they still had enough money and energy to travel and pursue favorite hobbies. Some couples do… [Read More]