What is a common law marriage, and is it allowed in Massachusetts?

An explanation of common law marriage in the state of Massachusetts It is becoming increasingly common for couples, both same sex and heterosexual, to live together instead of formally marrying. Oftentimes, these couples act like a married couple, naming each other as beneficiaries on bank and investment accounts, sharing joint bank accounts, buying property together […]

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