Money and Marriage

Updated: Jan 19, 2021



Finances can be a source of frustration and conflict between couples. Around 35% of divorcees in Australia claim that financial stress of some kind contributed to their marriage breakdown* and in study undertaken by Creditcards.com in the US only 52 % of individuals polled believe that their spouse is fully honest with them about money.


There are certain issues around money that most commonly spell trouble in a relationship. In the interest of happy homes, here are five money mistakes to avoid:


1. Don’t Hide Your Money