There are long-term financial implications to cohabitation, according to research from Iowa State and Kansas State universities. Photo by Ryan Riley.

Decision to live together negatively affects wealth accumulation

Living together is often a first step before marriage, or for a growing number of millennials, an alternative to tying the knot. Money or debt can be a common reason for this decision, but there are long-term financial implications to cohabitation, according to research from Iowa State and Kansas State universities.   

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