The Sims Bustin' Out Tips

Friends Forever
When your sim has finally married, simply allow the spouse to make the necessary friends for career promotions. The benefit of this is that the spouse's friendship levels will never deteriorate - except with your sim - and so your sim will never have to speak to anyone but the spouse again! However, some goals require the main sim to make the link, for instance, "Make friends with Mortimer or Bella [Goth]"