Updated: Jun 22
Money greatly influences marital relationships. According to a study in the Journal of Family and Economic Issues, couples arguing about money are more likely to be dissatisfied with their marriages and contemplate divorce.
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Dew, J. (2008). Debt and marital conflict. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 29(1), 23–40. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10834-007-9084-y
Britt, S. L., Huston, S. J., & Durband, D. B. (2012). The determinants of money arguments between spouses. Journal of Financial Therapy, 3(1), 1–20. https://doi.org/10.4148/jft.v3i1.1606