US News has an article about the things you should know about your “spouse to be” before you decide to marry. Why ask about money? Because money is the top reason people get divorced. So here goes:
As we said earlier, money is at the root of a lot of the conflicts in a marriage. There are a lot of compatibility issues when you decide you want to spend your lives together. Make sure that financial compatibility is well thought out.
Arie J. Korving, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, has been delivering customized wealth management solutions to his clients for more than three decades. Prior to co-founding Korving & Company, he was First Vice President with UBS Wealth Management and held management positions with General Electric.