A wife has a right to work outside of the home, and may keep the money that she earns from doing so.

April 13, 2011

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205 Husband and WifeA wife is not required to spend all her time in household duties and may engage in work outside the home, and, where she does so, her earnings belong to her.
Mullins v. Riopel, 76 N.E.2d 633 (Mass. 1948)

Suggested by Amanda Liverzani; Paralegal; Donnelly, Conroy & Gelhaar; Boston, MA