Breadwinner


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Breadwinner

The person who provides most or all of the income for his/her household. Stereotypically, the husband/father of a family is the breadwinner in the United States and other Western countries. However, the feminist movement in the mid-20th century and increases in the cost of living have resulted in many homes having two breadwinners. Other households have a single breadwinner of either sex out of choice or necessity.
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The CIO said families were trying to overcome issues related to missing information and the proper identification of those eligible for the full BD5 payout, such as those who support families as breadwinners but share a house with their parents.
Counseling and education have proven to be significant change factors for breadwinner mothers who are facing tough financial choices.
In the event of the death of a family's entitled breadwinner, the new supporter of the family has to notify the authority of the death of the beneficiary within two weeks from the death date.
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While husbands remain the main breadwinner, their employment has become increasingly unstable as the long recession has forced companies to step up restructuring, the draft says.
I know that if Lisa had stayed home with Emma and I tried to go out and be the traditional breadwinner, the result would have been a disaster.
Even more revealing was the fact that 64 percent believe that their standard of living would not decline if the breadwinner in the household passed away.
Since 2001, the protection gap the difference between the resources needed and the resources available to maintain dependents' living standards after the death of the primary breadwinner has increased 10%.
He's never really worked, so I'm the main breadwinner.
But, more worrying, a third of us don't have an emergency fund in place should the main breadwinner be unable to work, according to research from Scottish Provident.
Meanwhile, men do not view women's role as a breadwinner as being particularly important, with just 16 per cent saying they valued the financial stability their partner provided, around the same proportion as those who appreciated the fact that their wife picked up the children from school.
Mr Kalimuthu was the only breadwinner of his poor family, which also includes his sister, who is a widow," said company engineer Saji Jacob Chacko.