Dating and money
(And no, the surveyors apparently did not ask how giving up sex would help a woman budget.) A few other highlights from the survey: This stark contrast in money-tudes got me wondering about whether there were new money rules when dating.
This includes being a decision maker, says Brooke Carsner, a professional matchmaker at Intuitive Matchmaking. "A successful woman wants someone who can help her celebrate her success, not someone whom she has to defend it to." If she seems to like the idea of stripping you of your manhood, well, you have to decide whether or not you are into that sort of thing.Just because your bank account isn't the same size as hers does not mean she can treat you like the help.Standards and care do not equate to dollars and cents.Police said in Pirus' belongings in a trailer parked nearby the home, officers found a receipt for a money order paid to a woman with the same name.Friends told police they hadn't heard from Lee Anne in months, and that she hadn't made any posts to her Facebook account since April 4, according to the complaint.A man interviewed by police told investigators Steven and Lee Anne were estranged.
Financial records obtained by police showed Steven Pirus had made a payment to an online dating site in May 2017, the complaint said.
But "frugal" may be a problem when you're dating â€" at least if you're a man.
When asked how you'd describe a frugal date, men said she'd be "sexy" and "smart." Women said he'd be "stingy" and "boring," according to a survey of 1,000 adults commissioned by ING Direct USA.
"A tight budget makes room for creativity when it comes time to give gifts or plan outings, and women care much more about the thought than the cost," Boykin says.
"If she loves weekend trips to tropical paradises, turn your apartment into a beach shack and whip up some fruity umbrella drinks."Just because she's banking, doesn't mean you should be a baby—or a burden.
- The man accused of killing his wife then blowing up their home to cover it up changed his story multiple times during police interviews, eventually claiming that she asked him to shoot her, according to documents filed in Dane County court Thursday. Pirus, 59, was charged with eight felonies in connection with an explosion last week that destroyed his Madison home, and the discovery of his wife's body in the rubble two days later.