I don’t know who decided the term frugal had to be negative for men. It’s like there is a double standard there. Women who are smart with money are intelligent but men get tagged with the cheap guy label.
Personally, I believe that frugal means that a man is mature and intelligent enough to save generously and spend wisely. It doesn’t mean he won’t know how to have fun and treat you with kindness.
The New York Times article asked, Can Smart Money Management Be Sexy? When you consider our current economy, not only is smart money management sexy, it should be mandatory!
What do you think the difference is between smart and frugal with money and cheap?
If you are someone who is smart with money, do you think that impacts your dating experiences? Is it hard to meet and connect with other frugal people?
I think we could all benefit from sharing new ways to date in Atlanta on a budget. What is the last date you have been on that cost $25 or less?
Where are the most affordable (and romantic?) places to eat?