09 Mar '11, 6am

Financial issues main cause of our divorces here?: Also, take this opportu...

Financial issues main cause of our divorces here?: Also, take this opportu...

In a modern society like Singapore, the focus on materialism, elitism, and financial rewards are major factors that cause many families to break up. Financial issues remain the top cause of our sky high divorces here followed by communication and personality differences. Many of our dual income families are burdened with the decision on how they can better utilize the second income. Even though there are now two incomes for the household to tap on, financial issues, if not properly addressed, can wreck a family apart. Most husbands will want to pay for the big ticket items to prove that they are the main provider for the family and gladly letting their income earning wives pay for the smaller ticket items for the household. However, the recent economic crisis has thrown this idealistic family financial planning equation out of the window. More men than women are jobless no...

Full article: http://www.temasekreview.com/2011/03/09/financial-issues-...

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