Husband destroys wife’s trust trying to shore up business

Posted: February 2, 2014 at 2:33 a.m.

DEAR ABBY: During the past three years, my husband and I managed to save about $45,000 for a down payment on the purchase of a new home. (We each put in about half.) Early last month, I asked my husband if he liked one house we had just seen, and he confessed he had taken all the money we had saved and put it into a struggling business he has had for 12 years and which I helped him run on weekends.

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