Chris Self is The Money & Relationships Expert for iVillage, one of the largest online communities in the world dedicated to women. There, she provides advice on love and money topics.

She has a knack for showing people different sides of the money argument in a gentle, but firm manner. She hopes to help couples overcome the stress caused by money matters. For her, it is all about communication, education, and respect.

Her background includes 30 years experience in the financial services industry with a specialty in the women's market for the past 15 years. She graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington with a degree in Sociology.

Chris is also Co-founder and CEO of Abundance Resource Network, Inc. (iAbundance), a multi-media education company, which designs financial and personal empowerment products by women for women.