Why Millennials Are Waiting Longer Than Ever To Get Married

Not long ago, there were very obvious social expectations when it came to settling down and getting married. Women especially felt the pressure to start a family as young as possible and many women sacrificed their career goals to do so.

Nowadays, the tide seems to be changing in terms of how people view marriage, and many young people are waiting until they’re a bit more mature and established in their own lives before starting a family.

People Are Developing Modern Perspectives On Marriage

Marriage is not for everyone and that’s okay.

Bride's shoes and groom's shoes
Photo Credit: Marc A. Sporys / Unsplash
Photo Credit: Marc A. Sporys / Unsplash

On the flip side, for those people who have dreamed of walking down the aisle with the perfect person for their whole lives, it’s understandable to want to get married sooner than later.