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Redundancy and Relationships 14 Aug 2009
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Redundancy and Early Retirement: what happens when you are forced to spend more time with your other half?

The recession has hit workers across the board, with millions facing redundancy or early retirement. But financial difficulties aren’t the only thing to contend with when you’re out of work. How do couples cope when they’re forced to spend more time together? Jenni speaks to writer Elaine Everest about the downside of having her husband at home full time, and to relationship expert Marj Thoburn who can guide us through the intimacy - space continuum.
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