Despite many opinions on the matter, money really is a pretty big issue when it comes to why victims stay in domestic violence situations.
Video is approximately 5 minutes.
When your finances are controlled by someone else, when they take all your money or won’t let you make money, that is another form of abuse and control.
[bluebox]“So, the woman often has no money, poor credit, and a limited understanding of her financial situation. Even if she is desperate to leave an abusive partner and has the courage to move to a local domestic violence shelter, she has no money for transportation, food or clothing.”
–Money, a powerful weapon in domestic violence By Thomas J. Wilson [/bluebox]
So, what do you think?