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    Barressyposted 8 years ago

    Who should be the bread winner?

    1. Himitsu Shugisha profile image76
      Himitsu Shugishaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This is honestly a great question. I'm of the opinion that a marriage is a partnership and both parties should carry equal weight in the relationship.

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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      the person most likely to win bread?....like in a bread contest? maybe....a mouse could win at that

    3. seyiari profile image58
      seyiariposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      i think you and your wife should be one and there should be a kind of understanding between both of you.both parties should contribute according to level of income

  2. pddm67 profile image61
    pddm67posted 8 years ago

    Whoever can be. Whether that be jointly or individually.

    1. starme77 profile image75
      starme77posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      well said

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    sneakorocksolidposted 8 years ago

    Well I cannot tell a lie, my wife makes more than me. But I'm the king of this castle! Ow!Ow!Ow! I might be wrong though.

  4. fishtiger58 profile image79
    fishtiger58posted 8 years ago

    Doesn't matter who brings in the money just as long as somebody does.

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    A Texanposted 8 years ago

    Bread?    ABBA!

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    logic,commonsenseposted 8 years ago

    The baker! smile

  7. Lisa HW profile image73
    Lisa HWposted 8 years ago

    "Bread-winner" - I wonder if there's a contest that lets you win bread. I'd more call it "bread-groveler" or "bread-scrounger".  (Can't the bread fairy just come and drop of it off?)

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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      lisa i love you

  8. ambieca profile image67
    ambiecaposted 8 years ago

    I think it is up to the couple to decide what they are comfortable with.

  9. lrohner profile image81
    lrohnerposted 8 years ago

    I don't think it makes a difference either, as long as both recognize that both are working their butts off, whether that be in the home or out of the home.

  10. Cagsil profile image60
    Cagsilposted 8 years ago

    What difference could it possibly make who the 'bread-winner' is in the family?

    Be glad you have an income coming in. big_smile

    1. starme77 profile image75
      starme77posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      another well said one - that absolutly right

  11. TINA V profile image76
    TINA Vposted 8 years ago

    Legally and traditionally, it is the husband who should be the breadwinner.  This is the reason why they are required to give alimony or child support on any divorce.

    However, it is nowadays considered as a joint responsibility between wife and husband to support their family based on social and moral issue.