Wife Rents out Husband's Man Cave to Pay Bills

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A wife is at her wits' end trying to make ends meet while her husband refuses to work and won't allow her to rent out his man cave to pay bills. Their children's extracurricular activities are at risk, and she has to find a solution. She tries to convince her husband to work or rent out the basement, but he refuses. Desperate, she posts on Facebook and finds a student who wants to rent the space. Her husband is furious, and the situation escalates, leading the wife to move out with their children. Read on to find out if the wife was justified in renting out the man cave and if the husband was being selfish.

Husband's man cave turned into rental to pay bills 💰

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Frustrated wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 🤯

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Struggling couple rents out man cave to pay bills 💰

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Mom gets creative to fund kids' hobbies 💰🎸🥊

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Husband's pride prevents him from working a lower paying job 🤦‍♂️

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Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

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Wife rents out her husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

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Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

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Renting out man cave to pay bills? 🤔 College student responds!

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Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

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Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

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Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

A wife's desire to provide for her sons leads to a rift in her marriage as she rents out her husband's beloved man cave. Her husband, who has been laid off from work, refuses to work a job beneath him and won't allow his space to be rented out. As the financial strain becomes too much, the wife takes matters into her own hands and finds a student willing to rent the basement. The husband is furious, but the wife feels that she had no other option to keep their sons in their extracurricular activities and prevent them from going into debt. In a world where financial difficulties can put a strain on even the strongest relationships, how far would you go to provide for your family? Read on for comments and reactions.

Why this wife rented out her husband's man cave 🤔

Affectionate_Ice_658 | Affectionate_Ice_658

Commenter shares experience of working in a job 'beneath them'

stoner_retribution | stoner_retribution

Husband's lack of contribution leads to renting out man cave 💰

Aggressive-Sample612 | Aggressive-Sample612

👏👏👏 Taking initiative and standing up for yourself and your family!

iheartwords | iheartwords

Renting out man cave to pay bills: NTA, wise choice 💰

Agreeable-Tale9729 | Agreeable-Tale9729

Commenter suggests divorce after wife rents out husband's man cave

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Partner's refusal to contribute causes wife to rent out man cave 💰

JudgeJed100 | JudgeJed100

Struggling to make ends meet with husband's unemployment 💰

schroobster | schroobster

Wife rents out husband's man cave for bills, but deeper issues arise 💔

ANALizethispease | ANALizethispease

Hilarious reply to NTA comment about renting out husband's man cave.

LordSilverfist | LordSilverfist

Commenter brings humor to a tough situation with TLC reference 😂

Amateur_Gynocologist | Amateur_Gynocologist

Husband's lack of participation in family leads to wife's drastic measures 💸

Circle_K_Hole | Circle_K_Hole

Commenter questions OP's choice of partner with concern 😕

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👏🏼 Wife takes charge and pays bills by renting man cave

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Partner's refusal to contribute to family burdens wife financially and mentally 💔

Top_Fruit_9320 | Top_Fruit_9320

Divorce for profit? 🤔

rosecityrose0618 | rosecityrose0618

Commenter supports wife's actions and suggests husband get job 💼

Limp-Reaction-3131 | Limp-Reaction-3131

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. NTA.

QuaestorLucem | QuaestorLucem

Husband's man cave rented to pay bills, NTA stands!

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Wife rents husband's man cave to pay bills. Husband refuses support.

kateaallison | kateaallison

Husband puts game room over kids' activities. Not the A-hole.

Sel-Reddit | Sel-Reddit

Assertive response from OP about house ownership 🏠

THE_Barbra_Queen | THE_Barbra_Queen

Spouse rents out man cave to pay bills 💰

heretic8921 | heretic8921

Partner's entitlement led to tough love and employment 💪

AriesAsF | AriesAsF

Commenter praises wife for taking initiative to pay bills 💪

miyuki_m | miyuki_m

Mother's resourcefulness praised for renting out husband's man cave.

Initial_Garlic7876 | Initial_Garlic7876

Divorce and rent out the man cave? Brutal but practical 💔💰

PrestigiousAd3081 | PrestigiousAd3081

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. Commenters question fairness.

Accomplished_Cup900 | Accomplished_Cup900

Encouraging NTA comment suggests free counseling for struggling couple.

elizabethjanet | elizabethjanet

NTA! 🙌 You deserve better than an immature husband who ignores family.

ChiLover_1210 | ChiLover_1210

Commenter calls out husband's bad behavior with humor 😂

Amateur_Gynocologist | Amateur_Gynocologist

Is he a family man or a video game addict? 🤔

StevenZissouniverse | StevenZissouniverse

Commenter suggests legal separation due to husband's lack of support 💔

ZebraPrintedRose | ZebraPrintedRose

Resourceful wife rents husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

CJHarts | CJHarts

Speculation about man's private activities raises suspicion 🤔

lotus_eater123 | lotus_eater123

Renting out husband's man cave > Son's lessons during financial crisis 💰

megZesq | megZesq

Spouse rents man cave to pay bills. Commenters urge employment.

potatobugblue | potatobugblue

Savage reply to husband's man cave rental. 💥💔

plm56 | plm56

Renting out man cave to pay bills - NTA and family issues.

bkupisch | bkupisch

Empathetic comment supports woman standing up to her husband's ego.

kitty_business_thing | kitty_business_thing

Husband's man cave becomes unexpected source of income. NTA.

TheRealSkeeter | TheRealSkeeter

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. NTA.

karigan_g | karigan_g

Supportive comment, suggests divorce and emphasizes family happiness ❤️

Pumpkinlvr | Pumpkinlvr

Husband refuses to work, wife rents out man cave. 😳

Hal_Jordan55 | Hal_Jordan55

Supportive comment encourages equal parenting and household responsibilities. 👍

PhysicalCounty2515 | PhysicalCounty2515

Husband's man cave rented out to pay bills, NTA

Cryptogaffe | Cryptogaffe

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills - commenter suggests selling gaming equipment and giving ultimatum for husband to start working or become house husband.

NeighBeach | NeighBeach

Supporting the wife's decision, commenter says NTA 👍

CuteBat9788 | CuteBat9788

Spouse's man cave becomes a financial burden, wife takes charge 💪

lohhhhx | lohhhhx

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. Commenter justifies and calls husband an a**hole for refusing to help.

wanderingwoman70 | wanderingwoman70

Wife turns husband's man cave into cash cave 💰

Ihavenoclueagain | Ihavenoclueagain

Husband's man cave rented out to pay bills, NTA for OP

crystallz2000 | crystallz2000

Renting out husband's man cave to pay bills. Genius or selfish? 🤔

kortneyk | kortneyk

Equal responsibility? NTA for renting man cave out.

judyannreed | judyannreed

Wife takes matters into her own hands to pay bills 💪

louloutre75 | louloutre75

Ouch! That's a harsh question 😬

knitmyproblem | knitmyproblem

Creative solution for a jobless spouse 👍💡

Parking-Objective989 | Parking-Objective989

Supportive comment towards struggling spouse with gaming addiction 💪

flyingfred1027 | flyingfred1027

A single mom's perseverance during the pandemic at a low-paying job 💪

Spirited-Safety-Lass | Spirited-Safety-Lass

Spouse rents out man cave to pay bills 💰

someone-w-issues | someone-w-issues

Supportive comment, wife sacrifices for family 💪

Key-Ad-5068 | Key-Ad-5068

Renting out the man cave to pay bills - NTA

ikeathottie | ikeathottie

Renting out man cave = paying bills, no a-hole here 🤷‍♀️

Ravenmorningstar76 | Ravenmorningstar76

Man cave becomes financial burden as husband neglects family. 💰💼

Icy-Height0001 | Icy-Height0001

Encouraging seeking counseling for potentially depressed husband. 🙏

Bloominghell7 | Bloominghell7

Friend and partner > Renting out husband's man cave. NTA

nancylyn | nancylyn

Commenter criticizes husband's lack of contribution to family.

quantizedd | quantizedd

Supportive comment suggests man cave rental to pay bills is fair.

Emotional-Dot-9407 | Emotional-Dot-9407

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. NTA and fair solution!

Kristen225t | Kristen225t

Renting out man cave to pay bills: wife's financial responsibility 💰

SarcasticFundraiser | SarcasticFundraiser

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills 💰

jojo_hoehoe | jojo_hoehoe

Husband's man cave becomes family's source of income 💰

shadow-foxe | shadow-foxe

Wife rents out husband's man cave to pay bills. Commenter questions husband's contribution.

gissycat | gissycat

Harsh comment towards OP's husband. 🤔

Theoceanismycomfort | Theoceanismycomfort

Empathizing with a struggling family, NTA calls out laziness 🤨

CronologicallyAbsent | CronologicallyAbsent

Making sacrifices during tough times. 💪

twilighttruth | twilighttruth

Redditor advises seeking divorce lawyer instead of Reddit for help 💔

TheBattyWitch | TheBattyWitch