Can you get past a partner cheating?

Can you get past a partner cheating?

“Couples do and can stay together after an affair, but it takes a lot of work to repair broken trust.” Klow says most couples don't recover when one cheats but “those that do can emerge stronger from having gone through the process of recovering from the affair.” It takes time, however.

What are the consequences of cheating in marriage?

An affair complicates a divorce if the cheating spouse or the betrayed spouse chooses to punish the other by financial withholding, or worse, fighting over child custody. One of you may begin to believe that the other is not entitled to receive any future benefits from them, sometimes not even those allowed by law.

Is it OK to ask your spouse if they are cheating?

"Ask your partner if they were ever in a relationship where their partner cheated on them," says Rappaport. "If so, ask them what they did when they found out. If they [say] they never cheated on anyone or experienced a partner cheating on them, you can drop the subject.