A View from the Bubble

Musings from outside the mainstream.

Tag Archives: finances

Money in marriage has changed

WONDERING IN WASHINGTON writes to DEAR ABBY commenting on the money management of their children’s generation.  They observed their son’s-in-law spending money without consulting their spouses and wondered where the … Continue reading

April 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nobody’s Retirement Husband

NOBODY’S RETIREMENT HUSBAND writes into DEAR ABBY saying that at 53 he’s had two failed marriages that cost him emotionally and financially, and he’s unwilling to get married again. He has a … Continue reading

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

When one parent becomes stay-at-home

STAY-AT-HOME MOM writes DEAR ABBY saying that she has been married to her husband for nine years and then quit three years ago to care for their two small children.  There is some tension in … Continue reading

April 16, 2013 · Leave a comment