Do you have a joint bank account with your partner?MoneySaving Poll Results

Souk

Back in the day, the huge majority of (then married) couples had joint accounts. But what about now?

If you're in a couple living together which of these is CLOSEST to your situation?

Results

I'm under 25 (492 votes)
I'm single/don't live with a partner58 votes (12%)
Joint bank account(s) for everything48 votes (10%)
Separate account(s), but a joint one for bills258 votes (52%)
Separate bank account(s), but joint savings account(s)20 votes (4%)
Totally separate finances108 votes (22%)
I'm aged 25-34 (4583 votes)
I'm single/don't live with a partner143 votes (3%)
Joint bank account(s) for everything955 votes (21%)
Separate account(s), but a joint one for bills2479 votes (54%)
Separate bank account(s), but joint savings account(s)220 votes (5%)
Totally separate finances786 votes (17%)
I'm aged 35-49 (7963 votes)
I'm single/don't live with a partner175 votes (2%)
Joint bank account(s) for everything2914 votes (37%)
Separate account(s), but a joint one for bills3189 votes (40%)
Separate bank account(s), but joint savings account(s)331 votes (4%)
Totally separate finances1354 votes (17%)
I'm aged 50-64 (6855 votes)
I'm single/don't live with a partner147 votes (2%)
Joint bank account(s) for everything3467 votes (51%)
Separate account(s), but a joint one for bills1971 votes (29%)
Separate bank account(s), but joint savings account(s)332 votes (5%)
Totally separate finances938 votes (14%)
I'm aged 65+ (4153 votes)
I'm single/don't live with a partner70 votes (2%)
Joint bank account(s) for everything2365 votes (57%)
Separate account(s), but a joint one for bills1114 votes (27%)
Separate bank account(s), but joint savings account(s)232 votes (6%)
Totally separate finances372 votes (9%)

                   24,046 votes received.

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