Millennial dads report wanting egalitarian marriages. They say family is important to them and they want to be more involved at home. Yet their careers command a large amount of their time and energy and they seemingly want more of it. You could argue that what millennial fathers really want is to "have it all."
So while women are taking on more responsibilities in the paid workforce, greater financial power does not translate to greater power or equality in the domestic sphere. And even though women are playing a bigger role in the management of their family's money, these additional responsibilities are on top of the other household tasks for which women are also responsible.