Some married couples think keeping separate finances will stop money fights. We think the opposite. In fact, it may be a disaster waiting to happen.
A couple of weeks ago, the Wall Street Journal asked me to write an essay about whether married couples should combine their finances. And of course, I was all about it. In fact, I was downright giddy because I love writing about controversial stuff. Seriously, it’s my fave. Anyway, I wrote a 600-word essay about […]
Greg wrote a very popular (and controversial) piece about how keeping separate finances is a marital disaster waiting to happen. It’s started a great discussion about how married couples should handle money, and I thought that it was time for me to weigh in. So, here are some of my thoughts on why “nothing is mine and everything is ours.” Our […]