Here at In Touch Weekly, we’re huge believers in “If you liked it, then you should have put a ring on it.” But as advocates we’d like to let you know that if you really like it — don’t go the Jay Z route with an over-the-top engagement ring.
Because — get this, gentlemen — size does matter!
According to a new study, an expensive indicator is a predictor for divorce. We can hear Hollywood collectively gulp at the sound of that…
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The research — appropriately titled “A Diamond Is Forever” — found that men who spent between $2,000 and $4,000 on a ring were 1.3 times more likely to divorce than their peers who shelled out less cash… So we can only imagine how those celebrities with million-dollar jewels on their fingers are feeling right now.
Similarly, spending more than $30,000 on a wedding led to divorce 3.5 times more frequently than those who spent less.
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Soooo, we don’t want to be the ones to break it to them — but someone ought to let these nine famous couples know they may be, let’s just say, “overcompensating”…
By the way guys, this isn’t an excuse to cheap out on a ring, either! Spending less than $500 on a ring also led to divorce!
Of course ‘Ye had to outdo Kim’s ex, Kris Humphries, who put a $2 million, 20.5-carat ring on her finger… So he went with an $8 million, 15-carat rock!