Slacker and Steve - Should a Man Pay for the First Date? (Audio)

October 24, 2017

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Men who offer to pay for a romantic meal on the first date are now seen as a turn-off by modern women. A new study found women prefer to split the bill and would rather calculate exactly who ordered what than let the man pay for everything. The study of 2,500 people revealed that women rate kindness and a sense of humor as the top characteristics for men, and that confidence trumps looks every time. Do you go dutch on the first date?