Remember, you and your partner are a team.
The most important things in any relationship are to listen and respect your partner. If you approach your relationship like a team, and as two team members who both want the whole team to succeed, you can really build a wonderful and happy, healthy relationship regardless of the outside circumstances.
Disclaimer: these pieces of advice are only suited for healthy relationships. If a relationship is detrimental to your health or causing you fear, please speak out and seek help at 1.800.799.7233