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Love And Money

Fri, 14 Feb 2014 04:13:07 CST
By: Jim Browne

Love And Money Valentines day, a day of love...AND MONEY! A new survey by Bloomington-based Country Financial shows nearly three quarters of Americans are turned off if they person they're dating has a lot of debt. Joe Burhmann is the manager of financial security support at Country. He says most, over 70%, of people who are in a relationship have a pretty good idea of their significant others' finances:

   
"72%, so almost three quarters said they know exactly how much debt their significant others have."

Buhrmann says that goes up a little for married people, 81% of whom say they know their spouses finances. He also says the Country survey also shows 70% of people were more comfortable talks about money than previous romantic relationships.
   

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