Montserrat Mendoza(Boyer) is a beautiful young woman who's family is in danger of financial ruin. After Montserrat ruins her engagement to her boyfriend, to save their wealth, her conniving Mother, Graciela, cuts a deal with newly minted billionaire, Alejandro Almonte. In exchange for paying off their debts, Graciela will push Montserrat to persue a relationship with Alejandro, hoping it will lead to marriage. Little does she know, that Montserrat already has a husband in mind, Jose Luis Alvarez. Graciela and Alejandro are determined to pull Montserrat away from Jose Luis forever. Montserrat and her family deal with unrequited love, gangs, death, and betrayal.