While Carol says she eats peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to save money, she says Scott goes out for lunch every day. "We have spent $35,000 in the last 10 months on things we didn't need," she says. "I cannot convince my husband for all the world that he needs to stop spending like a lunatic."
Carol says the stress is starting to take a toll on her—and her marriage. "I don't want to be a statistic. I love my husband, but I can't keep living this way," she says.