Marriage and Investing: Not Always Happily Ever After
What happens when spouses disagree on how to invest or one lacks any interest? Readers share their stories.
Every married couple has its differences, but few subjects have the potential to pit spouses against one another the way money does. In fact, a recent poll by Money magazine found that 70% of married couples say they argue about money, placing it ahead of chores and even sex among household hot-button issues. While many couples fight about spending habits, disagreements about saving for retirement and investing in general are common as well.
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