It’s no secret that money is a big factor in relationships. In fact, disagreements about money are one of the most common reasons for breakups. But what many people don’t realize is that money doesn’t have to be a source of stress and conflict in relationships. Sara Ramirez is the director of Lutheran Social Services’ Center for Financial Resources. She stopped by to explain some of the things you can do to help manage money and keep it from causing trouble in your relationship. She also shared some tips to make sure money doesn’t come between you and your partner.

How money can cause tension
Steps you can take towards financial success