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Building a Lasting Relationship: Not Just Another Algorithm

Building a Lasting Relationship: Not Just Another Algorithm by Sandy Balick{4:24 minutes to read} Matrimonial mediators and lawyers look on in wonder at the financial wreckage that so often forms the final exclamation point of a marriage. One wonders whether in an age of so-called “predictive analytics” there isn’t some sort of litmus test to help couples understand their prospects as long-term marriage partners.

Well, wonder no more, because such a thing actually may exist.

A recent post in Marketwatch highlights a joint study by The Federal Reserve Board, the Brookings Institution and UCLA, which concludes that credit scores may be highly predictive of the possibility of divorce.

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