Dating on a dime
I believe it's partly due to our society's warped perspective that in order to romance a significant other, you have to spend ample amounts of money.
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Clever, low-cost date ideas will get you out and about in the world with your sweetheart and allow you to get to know each other better than any fancy-schmancy dinner could ever facilitate…
Below, Love Buzz examines five great tips for recession-proof dating and offers up a few of our own.
You, my friend, now have the makings for a fabulous date night.
Why is it that the moment these two topics are combined, the result can sometimes be as gut-jarring as a breakup? When some families are struggling just to put dinner on the table each night, it's obvious that a greater percentage of people could benefit from some frugal ideas for keeping your romance alive.
Let’s face it: The economy may be improving, but blast that lagging economic indicator—unemployment is around to stay, at least for a little bit.
And while you may have plenty of time on your hands, the reality is that, more likely than not, your pockets will be a little bit emptier than desired. And there are plenty of ways you can save money on a date (without looking like a cheapskate).
Then, if you’re seeing someone on a regular basis, and the money in the “dating” envelope is getting low, you can explain to her that you’re working hard to manage your money properly so you’ll be wealthy one day.
This will make you even more attractive to the right kind of person, because it shows that you’re mature enough and responsible enough to be thinking toward and planning for the future! Dear Dave, We currently pay to have our lawn mowed each week.