Money is one of the biggest things couples fight over. In fact, money fights predict divorce rates, according to this article. If you want to avoid divorce (and who doesn’t?) you should really figure out how to talk to your spouse about money.
My parents set the example in my life. They were married 36 years before my mom passed away, and they had a strong relationship. I saw them argue, of course (this is real life, after all, and not an episode of The Brady Bunch) but I noticed that they rarely, if ever, argued about money.
I observed them, and paid close attention. Here are 7 things my parents’ marriage taught me about money.