In today's day and age, women are well into the revival of feminism. Yet earning more than your partner still seems to be a taboo topic. But why? With the number of women who are getting promotions and climbing the corporate ladder consistently on the rise, America seems to be almost ready to shatter that glass ceiling. If you're the breadwinner of your family, you may feel the pressure. But you shouldn't feel embarrassment. There are plenty of reasons not to be embarrassed by making more than your partner.
It's 2016, and the reversal of "traditional" gender roles is on the rise. Stay at home dads are no longer a rarity, with Huffington Post noting roughly 1.9 million men stay home with this kids in the United States. Similarly, women are at the forefront of business, government, creative sectors, and more. Never has there been a better time to be a woman. And yet, somehow, women who make more money than their partner still have it ingrained in them that they should be embarrassed by this fact. Ladies, being the breadwinner of your family is an honor and a privilege, not a burden. And the reasons below will help you remember why.