Many couples today report that finances, or spending, are a factor contributing to their separation and divorce. Indeed, finances are considered personal when one is single, and many couples report not even discussing finances until after they have gotten married. This causes stress on the relationship, as each person may have had different expectations about finances going into the marriage.
In an article about preparing for second marriage, Carole Jacobs provides a checklist of items for couples to discuss or do before tying the knot, specifically tying the know for the second time. I hope you find it helpful!
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