One in seven adults in debt has hidden their money problems from a partner, according to relationship charity Relate.
Some 14% of those with debt say they have kept it secret from a partner – and 7% of those with debt are currently hiding it – a report which highlights the links between debt and relationships found.
Feeling ashamed is the most common reason why people hide their money problems, with 51% giving this reason, followed by 46% who said they would be scared of their partner’s reaction.
A third (34%) of those with hidden debts felt their partner had a different approach to money.
The relentless pressure the debt cycle creates
More than 4,700 people across Britain were survey…
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