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Financial Literacy in Relationships

[spb_animated_headline before_text=”Financial Literacy” after_text=”In Relationships” animation_type=”rotate-1″ textstyle=”h1″ textalign=”left” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] The impact of financial literacy in relationships is oftentimes underestimated. It is detrimental to a relationship if there is lack of understanding or appreciation of financial principles by either party. In fact, studies have shown that financial issues are the leading cause of stress in relationships. One survey conducted by SunTrust Bank found that as many as 35% of respondents believed that money was the major cause of friction in their relationship. Another…