Are you the senior financial partner in your relationship?MoneySaving Poll Results

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Is looking after your household's finances a shared job, or is one of a couple the senior financial partner Ė taking charge of decisions about insurance, energy bills, investments, debts and more?

Choose one option closest to your own circumstances:

Results

I'm female (12535 votes)
Iím single/not living with partner2258 votes (18%)
We live together (not married): My partner is in charge, I donít know much130 votes (1%)
We live together (not married): We share the responsibility676 votes (5%)
We live together (not married): We keep finances mostly separate611 votes (5%)
We live together (not married): Iím in charge, they donít know much1377 votes (11%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): My partner is in charge, I donít know much466 votes (4%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): We share the responsibility1838 votes (15%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): We keep finances mostly separate485 votes (4%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): Iím in charge, they donít know much4694 votes (37%)
I'm male (6291 votes)
Iím single/not living with partner889 votes (14%)
We live together (not married): My partner is in charge, I donít know much50 votes (1%)
We live together (not married): We share the responsibility345 votes (5%)
We live together (not married): We keep finances mostly separate270 votes (4%)
We live together (not married): Iím in charge, they donít know much632 votes (10%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): My partner is in charge, I donít know much177 votes (3%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): We share the responsibility1144 votes (18%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): We keep finances mostly separate334 votes (5%)
Weíre married (or civil partners): Iím in charge, they donít know much2450 votes (39%)

                   18,826 votes received.

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