Money may not buy happiness, but lack of money can buy an endless supply of anxiety. Sometimes, it's more than the typical marriage can handle. More than half of those who have been divorced say that money was the subject of most of their arguments and a key factor in driving them apart.
In a deep recession with 10% unemployment, there are more opportunities than ever for money trouble to come up. For couples to protect themselves, they have to learn how to live within their means and deal with their debt. Otherwise, their marriages may not last long.
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Posted 12 Mar 2010