Cohabitation or perhaps, as it’ s more commonly called, residing together, precedes over fifty percent of marriages within the U. Ersus. today. The number of unmarried partners living together jumped 12 times from 430, 000 within 1960 to 5. 4 mil in 2005. Nearly all youngsters in their 20′ ersus will live with a romantic partner at least once. Does cohabitation meet its guarantees of making you had better prepared for relationship?