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Morning Teaser Who should pick the bills if a wife earns higher than her husband?

If a woman earns a higher salary than her husband, should she take up the family responsibilities?

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It is an empirical truth that in a marriage, the man is supposed to take care of the basic needs of the family like the upkeep of the home, school fees, rents and other bills, while the woman should lend support wherever she can.

But then, there has been this ongoing debate on what should actually be the contributions of a woman towards the upkeep of the home, especially when she has the means to do so. But some women have shirked any family obligation to their husbands, hiding under the rule that a man must provide for the family.

But on Morning Teaser today, we ask: who should pick the bills if a wife earns five times what her husband earns in terms of income?

Who pays the bills if a wife earns higher than her husband?»

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