Divorce isn't easy for anyone. But for the poorest couples in our nation, money-related issues all too often contribute to divorce -- or prove to be a barrier to obtaining one once they decide to call it quits.
Click through the slideshow below to read about recent research on the intersection of divorce and poverty, then weigh in: which study surprised you most?
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