Maureen Dowd's New York Times column recently featured advice from a lecture a priest gives to high school students, in hopes that they'll consider this before they come in for pre-matrimonial counseling. It's all great advice, starting with "Never marry a man who has no friends," but as you can imagine, my favorite was the 2nd point:
“Does he use money responsibly? Is he stingy? Most marriages that founder do so because of money — she’s thrifty, he’s on his 10th credit card.He's usually addressing girls, but of course the advice applies to men and women!