Are you about to tie the knot? Want to make sure your marriage goes the distance? Diving into marriage is a big deal, and you should make sure you're ready. What's the biggest mistake couples make before they get married... and what's the best advice for avoiding it?

YourTango Experts Jasbina Ahluwalia, Ellen Whitehurst, Abby Rodman and Maya Ezratti sat down with YourTango Experts Senior VP Melanie Gorman to tackle the issue of what really gives a relationship the strength to make it until "happily ever after."

Check out the video above to learn what questions you should be asking about your partner — and yourself — to avoid heartbreak and divorce.

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