NY Times: More Men Marrying Wealthier Women

01.20.10 8 years ago 14 Comments

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“Men now are increasingly likely to marry wives with more education and income than they have, and the reverse is true for women,” said Paul Fucito, spokesman for the Pew Center. “In recent decades, with the rise of well-paid working wives, the economic gains of marriage have been a greater benefit for men.”

The analysis examines Americans 30 to 44 years old, the first generation in which more women than men have college degrees. Women’s earnings have been increasing faster than men’s since the 1970s.

Full Story: NY Times

Guys do you have a problem with having a woman that is making more money? I guess some guys are shook because it means the woman can easily be doing good without them and makes them more replaceable.

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