Tag: "legalities"

signing-register
18 Nov 2011

What’s in a name?

Do you want to keep your maiden surname or take on that of your husband? Apparently the vast majority of women marrying today still adopt their husband's last name. But there are a number of women who defy the ...

Why get married?
27 Sep 2011

Why get married?

Not to throw a spanner in the works or anything, but why, in this modern day and age where co-habitation is so very trendy and acceptable, and where having a child out of wedlock is perfectly do-able, do so many people ...

Get married in a hurry
13 Sep 2011

Getting hitched fast in sunny South Africa (all about the South African Marriage Act)

You have popped the question, your partner said 'yes', and now you both want to Tie The Knot quickly and quietly – without the fuss and bother of a formal wedding. Getting married fast in South Africa is not quite ...