Erin Lowry, the founder of Broke Millennial.com, says that debt of this nature is a detail that needs to disclosed and discussed, eventually, but that it's not the end of the road.
This has, of course, been a painful time for her family.
So right now she is focused on her two teenage daughters, and on continuing to heal.' Joe Scarborough, who divorced three years ago, and Mika are often together at evens in DC and New York.
"I've counseled couples on their finances for more than two decades, and I've seen debt nearly destroy their relationships — especially when one partner has a lot and the other has little or none." The survey also showed that when in a relationship, more than 70 percent of college graduates feel compelled to assist in paying off their partner's student loan debt.
More than one-third of those consulted said they'd date a wealthy benefactor if that person would pay off their debt.