Learn From This! One Couple’s Cash Saver

Use this smart cash truce to avoid fighting over money with your spouse.

Reader's Digest Magazine | April 2013

Learn From This! One Couple’s Cash Saver
Research shows that fights about money are a common reason for divorce, which is why we were intrigued by this tip from Nancy Holt, a contributor on learnvest.com:

“Since my husband saves while I spend, we keep the peace with this trick: an ‘approval limit.’ This means that both of us have to agree on any purchases over $100 that use combined money. So I can’t just order that comfy new couch and claim it came out of our home improvement budget.”

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