Keeping Separate Bank Accounts When Married? Here’s Why

Many married couples keep secret accounts

Secrets and distrust can ruin a marriage. Especially when it comes to money. Well over 13 million Americans maintain a secret bank account unbeknownst to their spouse. That is because one of the prime reasons for divorce is disagreements over money. However, maintaining a secret bank account from a spouse is delaying the inevitable. It is better to discuss keeping separate bank accounts when married in advance.