Who Pays on the First Date?

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Who pays on the first date? It depends. Listen to this video to learn how this topic is being handled in the modern dating world.

The age old question: who pays on the first date? What is considered “proper etiquette” in dating today? The answer has changed over the years, and it’s time to revisit this issue once again. It depends on several factors: age, income level and gender of the daters, to who initiated the date, and when splitting the cost of a date might make sense. Let’s dive in!

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5 Dating Tips for Introverts

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In this video, you’ll learn 5 dating tips for introverts to help make dating more enjoyable and less draining.

Introverts often take more time than extroverts to form meaningful relationships. And they don’t feel as comfortable in social settings where most people go for dates.

That’s why online dating can be a great fit for introverts. Rather than shouting over loud music at a social gathering or bar – an introvert’s nightmare – they can browse potential matches from the comfort of their home. And they can take their time when writing messages to the people they connect with online. Perfect for those of us who like to think and process before we speak or write.

But that doesn’t necessarily make online dating fun or easy. In this video, I share 5 dating tips for introverts to make online dating more enjoyable and less draining.

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Follow Your YES for Lasting Love

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Want lasting love? Spiritual teacher and author, Ken Bechtel, shares his love secrets from his new book, Follow Your YES.

If you’re looking for lasting love, you’re going to want to listen to this episode of Last First Date Radio! My guest, Ken Bechtel, is an internationally renowned spiritual teacher, speaker, and author of Follow Your YES, who has invested over 20 years in researching and refining what it takes to make room for you to bloom and find love in this busy world. Ken is on a mission to empower you to live the fulfilling life you came here to live. 

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

• How following your YES lead to more successful dating

• The easiest way to eliminate competition while looking for lasting love

• Eliminating this one thing leads to love, success and health faster than anything else

• How to turn “bad” dates into good things

• What guarantees success in dating?

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The Pitfalls of Modern Dating

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Learn some of the key pitfalls to modern dating in this episode of Last First Date Radio with Marlisse Testa!

Marlisse Testa has been a psychotherapist in Boca Raton, Florida for over twenty years. She is trauma trained, a certified Nutritional and Integrative Medicine mental health professional, and a qualified clinical supervisor. She enjoys helping people heal from their past to find the healthy, happy love they deserve. In her book, Stow Your Luggage When Dating, Marlisse shares a unique set of tools for successful dating without bringing their old luggage along with them.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • When and how can we share our past ‘luggage’ on dates?
  • What are some pitfalls of modern dating?
  • What are some good questions to ask on dates to see if they are available?
  • How can people begin to heal from their past?
  • What is a healthy mindset to help with finding lasting love?
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Midlife Dating Adventures

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Midlife dating can be fun and adventurous. Listen to this episode with author and podcast host, Jodi Klein, to hear first date stories!

Jodi Klein is the author of “First Date Stories: Women’s Romantic and Ridiculous Midlife Adventures,” which was published September, 2021. She is the host of the podcast “First Date Stories” and blog of the same name. Jodi created the First Date Stories platform to help women navigate dating in midlife, share advice, and stay on course to find enduring love.

In EP 478 of the Last First Date Podcast:

  • Why Jodi wrote First Date Stories
  • Who was the Dame in Shining Armor?
  • How Jodi went on her last first date
  • 6 Dating Deterrents that can keep you single
  • What is a Seasoned Dater?
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