Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Money-Marriage Connection

From PsyPost:

A recent scientific study has shed light on the intricate relationship between money and marriage. The findings, published in the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, challenge traditional assumptions about how financial behaviors, communication about money, and marital satisfaction influence one another. The study found husbands’ marital satisfaction tends to predict improvements in financial communication, while wives’ financial behaviors are more likely to predict enhanced financial communication.

It’s no secret that money plays a role in marital relationships. Financial issues are often cited as one of the top causes of marital stress and conflict. Previous research has explored the connection between financial behaviors, financial communication, and marital satisfaction, but this study sought to better understand the relationships between these factors.

Read more here.

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2023/12/money-marriage-connection.html

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