Want a happy marriage? Have a big, cheap wedding

Story highlights

  • Study: Couples who spend less on their wedding have longer-lasting marriages
  • A similar correlation was found between cheaper engagement rings and lower divorce rates
  • The research was based on a survey completed by 3,151 ever-married adults in the U.S.
If you're serving burgers and Bud Light at your backyard wedding, don't worry. You and your spouse may have the last laugh.
A new study found that couples who spend less on their wedding tend to have longer-lasting marriages than those who splurge. The