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How Your Finances Can Put Your Marriage in Danger

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Money problems are one of the most common problems people experience in a marriage - and your finances can not only harm your marriage but actually put your marriage and relationship in danger. If you want to know how to spot and avoid money problems that can ruin your marriage, take a look at the following common types of money problems that couples experience in order to learn how they strain a marriage.

Different Types of Financial Trouble in a Marriage

There are multiple types of financial trouble that married couples might experience. They include but aren’t limited to the following:

  • Financial problems due to poor budgeting or living beyond your means: This occurs due to poor (or a lack of) budgeting as well as living beyond your means, which can cause married couples to get behind on bills and payments

  • Trouble due to debt incurred during the marriage: This includes credit card debt, loans, mortgage and other debts taken on during the course of the marriage

  • Trouble due to debts from prior to the marriage: This can include debt incurred before the marriage or relationship, such as college loans, previous credit card debt, and so on - even the wedding itself!

  • Financial strain caused by credit card overload: This occurs when a couple can no longer pay down their credit cards or has otherwise become overwhelmed by the number of cards (and bills) they need ...

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