What is Financial Intimacy?
Why Do You Need It?
Do you understand your net worth?
Are you financially protected in case your husband dies?
Do you understand what your spouse is doing financially?
Do you have a paper copy of your financial information?
Can you access your financial information online with the password?
Can you discuss money with your husband without arguing?
Going Into Marriage, It's All About Love
Coming Out of Marriage, It's All About Money
Marriage is a legal and financial partnership.
If you live in a community property state, you are a 50/50 partner in marriage.
You are entitled by law to the financial information.
Money and love can get in each other's way.
Financial intimacy means financial transparency.
Romance and illusion work against financial transparency.
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"What Every Woman Should Know About Her Husband's Finances, but Is Afraid to Ask"
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