Before saying, “I do,” 78 percent of couples have discussed their personal finances, according to a new survey.

In a new poll, Northwestern Mutual found that 53 percent of American couples say they have talked about their personal financial situations prior to getting engaged, while 25 percent had the conversation after their engagement but before the wedding.

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