It’s worth considering your partner’s love language — the way they express and experience love — before you splash out or dive into debt to fund an expensive Valentine’s Day gift or celebration on Thursday.

Marriage counsellor Dr Gary Chapman, author of the 1992 best-seller, The Five Love Languages, lists them as quality time, physical touch, acts of service, words of affirmation and receiving gifts...

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