Written By: Frances C. Lawrence, Renee H. Thomasson, Patricia J.
Financial behaviors of 133 married adults were examined to determine relationships between frequency of financial arguing and a) use of financial management strategies, and b) demographic variables. Record keeping and goals/savings were negatively correlated with arguing, while delaying tactics, apparel cost-cutting strategies, and do-it-yourself techniques were positively related to arguing. As age increased, frequency of financial arguing decreased. Key Words: financial arguments, financial strategies, money managementDownload Journal