Money: The Root of Divorce

Have you ever hidden a purchase from your spouse in order to avoid problems at home? Well, research now indicates that these tendencies can provide important insight as to how well your marriage is doing. Turns out financial disagreements can be directly correlated with divorce rates. This infographic explains how financial woes can actually predict divorce.

Anyone who’s ever tied the knot with somebody does hope for a lasting marriage- and a fat bank account. But if things don’t go smooth sailing in the finance department, it pays to be honest with your spouse about it. Lying never did anybody any good. If you want to save your marriage, be willing to openly discuss money matters with the one you love. After all, you vowed to be together for richer or for poorer, right?