Broke and Single – 10 Tips for Dating with Empty Pockets

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Empty Pockets?

Dating can be incredibly expensive. And sometimes almost impossible if you are broke AND single. The biggest problem with ‘first date’ expenses is that you have no idea if you will see these people ever again. If you are a guy, the problem is doubled. The topic of “who pays” is a complicated one that ends up costing the men more money in the end. So, ready to cut your costs in half on your future first dates?   Read More

34 “Out of the Box” First Date Ideas

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Out of First Date Ideas? 

I get it. You take all of your dates to the same bar, night after night. I’ve heard this story millions of times. Person A is tired of putting effort into dating. As a result, he always asks Person B to meet up at his local bar. It’s safe. It’s easy. He knows where to sit/what to order. But the problem is that, by doing this, you’re kind of admitting defeat right off the bat.   Read More

Online Dating Site Review of Elite Singles

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Giving Elite Singles a Try?

Online dating is hard enough as it is. That’s why I’m going to help you out by providing some in-depth reviews of the most popular dating sites out there. If you are looking for the most simplified version of everything, here are my biggest recommendations as to which dating sites you should be using. But for today, here is my review of Elite Singles.   Read More

Your First Date Checklist

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Think you are ready for that first date of yours?

After posting a winning profile, messaging a handful of people, and finally lining up your first date, you may be breathing a sigh of relief. But the reality is that the hard part is just getting started! Luckily, you can just whiz through the first date checklist below and create a winning first impression.    Read More

Online Dating With a Disability

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Online dating with a disability?

It may seem a bit overwhelming. However, if approached correctly, it can actually be an incredibly empowering and life-changing journey! There are many advantages to putting yourself out there as a disabled single. One benefit is the realization that you are not alone. There are a plethora of sites out there specifically designed for people who are in your shoes. Whether you’re dealing with something that is irritating, cosmetic, or seriously life-threatening, there are plenty of resources available for people who are online dating with a disability.   Read More

How to Get Through a Disappointing Date

Stacy KarynGeneral Dating Advice, Self-Improvement6 Comments

Had a bad date?

Most of us have experienced (or will experience at some point) a disappointing date with someone who turns out to be mean, un-showered, boring, or just plain awkward. Unfortunately, underwhelming dates are an unavoidable part of the online dating process, and the major bummer is that one mediocre date could potentially turn you away from dating for a good while! Luckily, there are a handful of exciting ways you can help yourself get through any awkward dates you may encounter in the future!   Read More

7 Easy Ways to Increase Your Self-Esteem

Stacy KarynSelf-Improvement4 Comments

Not feeling so great?

At some point during the dating process, you will most likely go through a bout of low self-esteem. And although this is totally normal, it can also be incredibly debilitating. It’s hard to deny that we live in world in which appearance is increasingly more and more important. Although it would be a much better world if we could just start judging people by what’s inside rather than what’s outside, the truth is that we somehow need to adjust to reality. Appearances do matter, to some extent. Luckily, there are dozens of tips and tricks that you can make use of to increase your self-esteem.   Read More

7 Game-Changing Dating Apps You Should Definitely Know About!

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Re-downloading the Tinder app?

That’s often people’s first move when re-entering the dating scene. However, there are also so many new game-changing dating apps that are going completely unnoticed by users like you! And, each of these apps has a specifically targeted user base. That means that one of these newer apps may even be better for you as an individual.   Read More

Let’s Change the Way We Look at Dating

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Are you playing dating as if it were a game to win?

This topic of “playing the game” has been revisited again and again, starting with the original ever-so-popular book, The RulesEven today, online dating agencies, profile writers, and yes, even the set-up of many online dating sites, are still catering to the idea that we need to play the dating game as if it were Monopoly. But it’s becoming time to change the way we look at dating.   Read More

5 Grammatical Errors You’re Making in Your Online Dating Profile

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Is Your Grammar On-Point?

Time and time again, when women are asked what turns them off from a guy’s online dating profile, “Bad grammar” comes up as one of the top answers. The funny thing is that women tend to have just as many grammatical errors in their own profiles. However, according to surveys, guys just don’t seem to care as much. So this post is more for the guys.   Read More