Money matters are often considered one of the trickiest topics to broach within any relationship. Whether you’re in a long-term partnership, newly dating, or even married, the subject of finances can create a cloud of discomfort and unease.
Discussing money openly, especially when it comes to dividing financial responsibilities, can unveil a whole new layer of complexity that many couples find difficult to navigate. Splitting finances in a fair and equitable manner requires delicate communication, trust, and a shared understanding of each other’s financial goals and realities.
In a recent reddit post, a woman asks if she is in the wrong for not wanting to pay an increased rent since she got a better paying job, even though her boyfriend owns the apartment and pays nothing.