Continue Reading. Nobody wants to be quizzed on their credit record on a first date and beware anyone who does quiz you but you do want to encourage honesty from the start. If you are the person who has all the economic wherewithal and responsibility, you may want to dial down your authority over decision making if you can so that the relationship stays romantic and emotionally generous. The most effective online dating profiles. The result? Listen up, financial nerds.
Speaking of divorce, the same report cited a longitudinal study of 4, couples conducted by Kansas State University in which the researchers found that "arguments about money was by far the top predictor of divorce.
Money matters: how to talk about money in a relationship
You and your partner don't need to see eye-to-eye on every detail. There comes a point in a new relationship where the couple have to talk about the dirtiest subject — money. By clicking the button to proceed, you agree to the processing of your personal data in connection with the eharmony service. But their wildly-different-worldview is the problem — or at least, the incompatibility.