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Does Common Law Marriage Exist in Colorado?

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Does Common Law Marriage Exist in Colorado

When you have lived with a romantic partner for a number of years, your finances and property may become intermingled. This is normal. Because even though you may not officially be a married couple, living with someone for a long time tends to mimic the partnership and stability of marriage.

 

Many states recognize this type of relationship as a common law marriage, which can give you and your partner the same benefits as a married couple.… continue reading