Money and sex regularly rank as the most common reasons couples fight.Research from Learn Vest’s Money Habits and Confessions Survey, conducted by Wakefield Research, concluded that financial issues are more than twice as likely as sex to cause tension in a relationship.The trough marks the end of the declining phase and the start of the rising phase of the business cycle.
Is there room for collaboration and finding a new way that may be good for both of you in certain situations?
Finances can even end a romance, with nearly one in four Americans saying they broke up with a significant other over money issues.
Most Americans say they would prefer to be single rather than cope with a financially irresponsible partner.
Instead, pick a good time when you’re both relaxed and can share uninterrupted conversation.
Maybe it’s Sunday evening after dinner, enjoying your favorite beverage in a quiet spot.
Have you posed questions like these before committing to a long-term relationship? She wrote the award winning book, “Moving Forward on Your Own: A Financial Guidebook for Widows.” Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s, CNBC and more.