Who Pays For What? How To Work Out A Financial Plan with Your Partner

When it’s time for you to talk about finances in your relationship, it’s time! Some of us dread it, and others can’t wait to mention it. Whether you want to play coy or get down to the nitty-gritty, talking finances can be uncomfortable but it is certainly a must.

So, you want to start traveling together or make the big leap and move in with one another? It’s important to make sure you both are crystal clear about who’s paying for what. Have no clue where to start? Here are some kick-off questions to ask to work out a financial plan with your partner:

  1. How open do you want to be about our personal finances?
  2. Do you want to split rent and utilities 50/50?