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Five Big Online Dating Profile Mistakes Made by Women over 40

Is your profile withering away online? Is it attracting the interest of couch potatoes, the chronically ill or the guys just looking for a little action? If so, you are likely making at least one of the mistakes commonly made by women over 40 who are using online dating as their new discos. (Really…where do […]

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Seven Good First Date Exit Lines

Not every first date will leave you wanting a second. Here are some no-dishonesty-needed exit lines to use when you’re hoping to end both the date and any chances at a relationship. 1. “It was so nice to meet a new friend.” Use the f-word (“friend”) liberally when ending a date that has no potential for a […]

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Ten Signs Your Date’s a Cheapskate

Your date paid for dinner with a coupon again – and insisted on splitting dessert. While both financial responsibility and frugality are to be admired, no one wants to date a tightwad. So if he has a good job but hints you’d prefer you order water instead of wine, be warned: you might be dating someone […]

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What Men Love about Love: Things Men Enjoy That Might Surprise You

Although most won’t admit it, men love to be in love. In fact, many men need to be in a relationship more than women do. This is because a good relationship is settling for a man, a place where he can share feelings that he might not be able to talk about with anyone else. […]

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Ten Things to Never Text to Your Ex

Maybe you need to ask your ex something. Maybe she still has your stuff. Maybe his dad is ill and you want to check in. Before you text an ex, try to honor a month-long “no contact rule” first. When you do send that first text, accept that you may not get a response – or […]

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Five Ways to Turn Your Meet-Date into a Date-Date

You’ve come this far: You and your guy connected online, emailed a few times, spoke on the phone and now it’s time for your “meet date.” You are compatible in the virtual world. So far, so good. Now it’s time to see how it goes in the real world. The purpose of the meet date […]

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Top Ten Dating Red Flags for Divorced Women

Your divorce is over and you are ready to get out there and start dating again. You are both excited about the possibilities and terrified that you will find a loser. Chances are you will meet some wonderful – and not so wonderful – men during your journey. Your responsibility is to know exactly what […]

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10 Things to Know Before Skyping Your Love Interest

Thanks to the magic of technology, couples in long-distance relationships can still have some quality face time. Before you Skype your love interest, however, here are some things to know: 1. Get [Well] Connected. Before you Skype your significant other, make sure your Internet connection is great. Few things are more stressful than a Skype conversation […]

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Seven Clever Ways to Ask Someone out on a Date

If you’re too shy to ask out or crush — or maybe just tired the same-old approach to doing so — here are seven clever ways to ask someone out on a date. Good luck! 1. Give her your card. Print a business card that asks out your crush. Bonus points if the card has […]

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15 Reasons to Date a Therapist

If you’ve been asked out by a therapist, don’t run away just because you assume you’ll be overanalyzed and judged on your date. Therapists can be great romantic partners. Give therapy a chance. Fifteen reasons to date a therapist: 1. Therapists are great listeners, and intentionally do so without judgement. 2. Therapists keep secrets. If you’re looking […]

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