During a typical year, I earn 55 percent more than my husband. The cost of city and state college is a lot less than a private institution, but it still adds up. To each their own! Like many couples, my husband and I both share a desire to own a home. So if you happen to be a lady who makes more than her guy, be sure to avoid such a fate in your relationship and check out the following tips for making it as successful as your earnings: He is now a graduate student. Instead, he has his own short-term goals to look forward to, and he knows that I am ready to be an active participant in them.
The High-Income Woman’s Guide to Dating a Man Who Makes Less
Can he barely support himself so he relies solely on you? I like to think of marriage like taking a trip to Italy — not only is it cheaper for two people to go together than it is for two people to go alone, but generally that experience is also more enjoyable when it is shared. That may seem like a dream, but given how much social norms around sex outside of marriage have changed as a result of similar economic forces, it is possible. We also would love to one day adopt a dog, which would mean additional costs pet food, grooming, vet bills, emergencies. Personal spending is the way we use our money to treat ourselves. In Canada today, for every male students in university there are about female students; the gender imbalance has favoured women for the last three decades. When it comes to an expense that lasts 20 or 30 years or more!