It’s true that most couples will disagree or argue over various things, but there’s one topic that tops the list when it comes to causing a lot of damage to a relationship:
It’s one of the leading causes of divorce among married couples, and a topic many couples avoid discussing altogether. Naturally, the more positive communication a couple has about their finances the healthier their relationship will be. A 2017 study by Ramsey Solutions, a leading company in financial education, revealed that 54% of survey respondents who indicated they had a great marriage talked daily or weekly about their finances.
Think back to the last conversation you had with your significant other about finances. How did it go? Was it a positive discussion, or a stressful one?
Here are 4 common reasons couples argue about money, and some tips on how to avoid them: