Tag Archives: money

How to Barter with Friends and Family to Save $$$ on Summer Child Care | Money.com

How to Barter with Friends and Family to Save $$$ on Summer Child Care | Money.com.

7 Ways to Stop Fighting About Money and Grow Richer, Together

This article has, IMO, some subtle gender bias: men are reluctant to ‘give up the reins’ to ’empowered’ women, and need to get with the program.

Fundamentally flawed assumptions aside, this 2 minute fly-by of gender-based relations in regard to family money management has many checklists leading to “equity,” but the studies I’ve seen looking at how this works out in reality question how this works real-time. ¬†For instance:

http://www.efmd.org/index.php/blog/view/255-female-breadwinners-what-happens-when-the-wife-makes-more

Important contextual issues (how relative earnings power impacts marriage happiness, longevity, etc.) are totally ignored.