Subscriber Account active since. Money shouldn't matter when it comes to relationships. But many have found that it does, sometimes even driving people apart before the natural expiration date for their relationship hits. But it doesn't have to be like this.
Survey: Many Women Refuse to Date Men Who Earn Less Than They Do
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I never know when to disclose my income. Whenever I start dating someone new, the question of when I tell them how much I make plagues my mind. But the question remains, when, if ever, do I specifically say that I make more money than him? Initially, my ex swore that he was okay with my income and even lovingly called me his sugar mama. Fast-forward five years and it was a big part of us breaking up.
How to make your relationship work if your partner makes less money than you
In the dating world, there's a certain grading system with which you're undoubtedly all too familiar. Akin to a beauty contest scorecard, a person's attractiveness is ranked from one to And generally, it's presumed that the beautiful Amazons among us the eights, nines, and 10s should only date each other -- while the "uglies" of the bunch the twos, threes, and fours must stick to their own Quasimodo kind. But, every now and then, a couple pulls the switch off this genetic equilibrium. Now, I'm certainly not going to put myself into the same camp with the Julia Roberts and Padmas of the world
It could be a race to the finish, in more ways than one. Sometimes, it worked out OK. And other times, it caused problems.