How can I make my second marriage successful?

How can I make my second marriage successful?

Below are ten powerful rules I’ve learned from working with remarried couples and in my own second marriage.Build a culture of appreciation, respect, and tolerance. Practice being vulnerable in small steps. Create time and a relaxed atmosphere to interact with your partner. Discuss expectations to avoid misunderstandings.

Why do 2nd marriages fail?

Money, Sex, and In-Laws. The above “big three” issues are the primary problems that plague most first marriages. These same issues also impact subsequent marriages—but even more so. The money problem becomes even more troublesome in second marriages due to child support and spousal maintenance payments.

How do you end a marriage amicably?

Be honest, be kind: five lessons from an amicable divorce1 Understand that marriage breakdown impacts on everyone – yes, even your ex. 2 Gather a positive support network. 3 Always aim for the middle. 4 Play the long game. 5 Write, don’t speak.