Couples and Money: Critical Issues You Need to Address


Couples need to talk openely about money
Couples need to talk openely about money

With Valentine's Day almost upon us, you've probably given some thought to just how much money you're going to spend to show your sweetie how much you care. But if the only money question in your relationship is whether to spring for that big box of chocolates, you could be headed for trouble down the road, warns John Ulzheimer, president of consumer education at SmartCredit.com.

WalletPop caught up with Ulzheimer to talk about the issues unmarried couples should really be discussing when it comes to money, spending, debt and their relationship, especially if they want that relationship to last.