Life’s Financial Journeys
Managing dual careers. “What is the role of work in our lives?”
Most couples today have two careers. New couples face challenges on how to balance their new relationship with their jobs and careers.
These challenges can include the following tasks and require honest discussions with your new partner.
The following subtasks may assist you in managing dual careers. You will find detailed resources for these subtasks under the links in the right column of this page.
Subtask 1: Discuss the meaning of your career and how your think living together might change your current views
Subtask 2: Decide whose career may need to be given top priority
Subtask 3: Manage household tasks
Blending Two Lives Tasks
1. Creating a joint spending plan
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3. Managing dual careers
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