Marriage is a lifelong commitment.  And while it’s exciting to think about spending the rest of your life with someone, it can be scary, too.  Talking about these 10 things before you walk down the aisle can help to ensure you’re ready for all of the milestones, situations, and worries that you’ll eventually face together.  Talking, compromising, and working together now will only help to make your union stronger in the future.  Click “Next” to see 10 things that you should both agree on before you get married.

1. Debt

With student loans now the largest source of personal debt in the United States [Daily News] it’s likely that you and your partner will be bringing some debt into your relationship.  Be open about the amount that you owe, and share your plans for paying off any outstanding loans.Debt