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Mind Your Financial Manners

Where you stand on the issue of financial responsibility in the dating world might say something about the kind of dating expectations you are likely to have. For example, traditionally-minded singles are more likely to favor conventional gender stereotypes. Women might think it chivalrous if a man pays for the date each time but that kind of “chivalry” might lead some men to entertain the notion that they have paid for far more than just dinner and a movie, which can understandably lead to some potentially awkward, if not dangerous, situations. In the same respect, some women may be inclined to feel indebted to the men that take them out. Progressive singles, on the other hand, are likely to take a far more relaxed approach to dating and have generally outgrown the old-fashioned ideas that only serve to lock men and women into rigid gender roles.

For singles that could use a crash course in financial etiquette, consider the following suggested guidelines:

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