How Important Is Money In Dating?

By Scott Alden for HowAboutWe

The role of money in dating has been a hot topic as of late. Whether it's exploring gender biases around paying for dinner (or embracing them gleefully) or worrying about long-term financial stability with a partner, fewer and fewer people seem to condemn such concerns as shallow and unromantic.

Like it or not, how much we make affects how we date. And people are starting to talk more openly about it.

So, we want to know what you think. How important is income in choosing a partner? Take a few minutes, fill out our survey, and get your voice heard on the matter.

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