Dating and who pays
For many women, they find it more comfortable to reach for a check than to have an awkward conversation.
Plus, in some respects, people are still finding their way in a world where the women’s movement has come a very long way in a relatively short time and many women actually out-earn the men who would seek to date them.
Now, like everything in the world, this isn't an absolute.
The most generous woman I've ever had a relationship with was the one who arguably had the least money.
Long held beliefs about the etiquette of dating often mean that that men and women think they should behave in certain ways on dates, especially in the initial stages of getting to know someone.
Times are changing though, and if you’re bewildered by some of the more old fashioned dilemmas such as who should pay on a date, read on for some useful dating advice.
She had a first date with a man and it had all gone really well.
He had taken her to a decent restaurant and they'd had a three-course meal and a bottle of champagne too.
Rebecca’s date looked at the slip and then he leaned in close and whispered softly: “Do you want to pay your half by cash or card?I predict -- and hope -- the United States will have a woman president within the next three election cycles, perhaps as soon as the next election.But even with all the momentum towards equality, that kinesiology of getting the hand into the purse to reach for the credit card, particularly on a first or second date, continues to be elusive, apparently.The purpose of the study according to assistant professor in psychology Dr David Fredrick was to find out why some traditional practices were being clung to despite a push for equality between the sexes. They believe that women only want equality when it suits them.That we want to cherry pick the best of both worlds.