Perhaps not the most romantic thing to be talking about around Valentine’s Day, but with so many couples breaking up over money issues, now is as good a time as any.
Relationships end all the time because of disagreement about money — how much to spend, how to spend it, etc. According to Patrice Washington, it’s not so much the money that causes the problems, but the ways in which people in a relationship think about it.
“I believe the reality is that money, in and of itself, is harmless. What couples need to begin discussing is the value they associate with money or lack thereof,” Wilson writes on Black Enterprise.
The article goes on to pose three questions that you should ask your significant other… and possibly yourself.
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