In the age of people going on more and more dates than ever, we see a lot of people trying to decide where to go to dinner on that special first date. Sometimes it’s a fancy place. Maybe it’s at a BBQ joint. Either way, hopefully it is special. But when time comes for the check to be paid, what do you? Do you whip out that wallet right away? Or do you ask to go dutch?
If you aren’t familiar with the term “to go dutch,” it means to split the check. And according to the Daily Mail, there are a ton of men out there that think going dutch is the way to go! According to the survey they conducted, 51% of men actually ask the women to go dutch on their first date! The funniest part is, 5% of the men that took part in the survey said they think the women should pay for all of the date! I just cannot believe that so many men take it upon themselves to have the woman pay for the date they probably asked them on! While there isn’t really anything wrong with a woman paying, I just an old fashioned to where you can start splitting checks a few months into the relationship.
At least 1 in 3 men say they pay for every date, every time! What about you? Should the man pay, or is going dutch OK? Read more here!