Listen: Here’s Why You And Your Partner Should Keep Your Finances Completely Separate
“People split up all the time, relationships end, people die. Horrible things happen. It always freaked me out to feel like if I needed to leave this relationship, the money would be a factor and I’d be attached to him in some way.”
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On today's episode:
1. Joint checking and savings accounts, shared credit cards, evenly splitting debt are all common steps couples make once they’re married — but should they be? If one partner has or earns more money than the other, or loves to spend regularly while the other is frugal, or simply has a completely different outlook on money, it can lead to tension. Keeping finances separate could make things a whole lot easier.
3. Members of England’s national soccer team are facing racist vitriol following the Euro 2020 loss.