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Do You Spend Without Checking in With Your Husband?


If you wanted to buy, say a new pair of Loubs to fulfill your everlasting desire for red-soled shoes, would you have to consult your husband? And if he wanted to go on a Best Buy binge, would he need to check in with you to negotiate a limit?

Discussing spending priorities is a must when you're pooling your money, and some couples make a rule that they cannot spend over a certain amount without first checking with each other. Is there a rule in your household that calls for checking in, or do you have total freedom when making a purchase?

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