We've got news for you.

Register on SowetanLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Don't let money ruin your marriage when the wife earns more

Men need to relinquish their traditional breadwinner status and see household income as common responsibility

Mo and Phindi Relationship Thursdays

More than a third of income-generating women in SA out-earn their partners. While this is mainly credited to women economic empowerment and employment equity laws, it’s not surprising when you consider other factors.

While a huge percentage of men languish in jail, liquor stores and dropping out of school, about an equal proportion of women find means for self-empowerment to live. More women in SA pass matric and graduate with university degrees every year than men...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

If you have already registered or subscribed, please sign in to continue.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@sowetanlive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.