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For Scientific Reasons, I Need To Know Your Stance On These 10 Relationship And Money Situations

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Here's the deal: Below are some various questions and scenarios about dating and money. Your job is to vote according to whatever you personally believe. Have fun!

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  1. 1. Who should pay on the first date?

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1. Who should pay on the first date?
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    Whoever initiated the date should pay.
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    You should split the bill evenly.
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    Whoever makes more money should pay.
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    It doesn't matter!
  1. 2. If a couple lives together and one person makes considerably more money than the other, should they still split the rent evenly?

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2. If a couple lives together and one person makes considerably more money than the other, should they still split the rent evenly?
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    Yes, both parties should each pay the same amount.
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    No, the person who makes more money should pay a bigger share of the rent.
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    They should compromise somehow β€” maybe they split the rent, but the person who makes more money pays for the utilities.
  1. 3. Would it be rude to ask someone who you've been on a few dates with how much money they make?

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3. Would it be rude to ask someone who you've been on a few dates with how much money they make?
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    Yeah, that's rude β€” that conversation should be saved for serious relationships.
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    No, that's totally fine.
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    It depends on how it comes up in the conversation or if there's a good reason to ask.
  1. 4. Should you check with your partner/spouse before making a super expensive purchase with your paycheck?

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4. Should you check with your partner/spouse before making a super expensive purchase with your paycheck?
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    Yes, that's common courtesy.
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    Only if you share finances and/or it would affect your partner.
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    No, it's not necessary β€” it's your money.
  1. 5. If someone makes more than their partner, should they spend more money on a birthday/anniversary/holiday gift than the other person?

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5. If someone makes more than their partner, should they spend more money on a birthday/anniversary/holiday gift than the other person?
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    Yes β€” the person who makes more money should give the more expensive gift.
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    No, they should each spend roughly the same amount still.
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    It's nice if they want to spend more on a gift, but it's not necessary.
  1. 6. Is it ever acceptable to send your ex a "bill" of some kind after the relationship ends?

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6. Is it ever acceptable to send your ex a "bill" of some kind after the relationship ends?
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    Ummm, no?!
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    Only if they owe you for something they promised they'd pay you back for, like an expensive dinner that you agreed to split.
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    Anything is fair game!
  1. 7. If you're on a dinner date and the other person is paying, is it rude to order something super expensive (like fancy steak or lobster)?

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7. If you're on a dinner date and the other person is paying, is it rude to order something super expensive (like fancy steak or lobster)?
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    Yes, that's rude.
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    No, that's fine.
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    You should ask the other person first.
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    It depends on a number of factors, like how long you've been dating, what the other person is ordering, etc.
  1. 8. Is it weird to give your significant other cash as a gift?

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8. Is it weird to give your significant other cash as a gift?
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    Yeah, that feels a little impersonal.
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    No, what's weird about that?
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    If they asked for cash, or there's a specific reason (like a shopping trip), then I don't see why not.
  1. 9. You and your partner are in a long-distance relationship and you just bought a non-refundable plane ticket to go visit them (with their knowledge). Before the trip, your partner breaks it off. Is it reasonable to ask them to reimburse you for the ticket?

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9. You and your partner are in a long-distance relationship and you just bought a non-refundable plane ticket to go visit them (with their knowledge). Before the trip, your partner breaks it off. Is it reasonable to ask them to reimburse you for the ticket?
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    Yes, they should pay me back.
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    No, that's not their responsibility β€” I knew when I bought it that the ticket was non-refundable.
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    Whatever, I'm going to take the trip anyways!
  1. 10. Finally, do you think you need to spend money on a date for it to be good?

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10. Finally, do you think you need to spend money on a date for it to be good?
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    Yes, if you ask someone out, you should be willing to spend money on them.
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    No, you can have just as nice of a date without spending money β€” something like a picnic in the park can be even better than a fancy dinner.
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    It's nice, but it's not necessary to spend a lot.