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It’s Good Housekeeping’s 17th anniversary, and mommies, it’s your month, too! Enjoy meaty reads on everything relevant to you—from deliciously simple cake recipes to stories of compassion during Pope Francis’s visit.
Are you and your man thinking of getting married? Before you make your vows at the altar, take some time to look at marriage from a legal point of view. This way, you'll be better equipped to navigate your life post-marriage.
So just how does marriage go in a Philippine legal setting? Lawyer Rachel Ramos-Abadiano shares some fast facts below.
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(First published as "Before You Say 'I Do'" in Good Housekeeping in May 2009; adapted for use in Female Network)