According to research by Fidelity Investments, 43% of married couples of retirement age do not know how much money could save the wife or husband at the time of retirement - for AMarkets materials.
This financial issue second halves are kept in strict confidence. 48% of respondents do not even know whether their families have enough money to live on in retirement. About 20% of male respondents are secret accounts with savings, which do not know the couple. Among women, the percentage of more modest - 12%.
As you can see, the crisis does not make people noble. The mental model in the spirit of stingy Skruzhda seizes minds. Very often, spouses will learn about the real state of affairs of the partner only when the divorce or of the will, when a partner dies.