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View Poll Results: How much do you spend on your girlfriend? Pick one for monthly, one for gift.
$50-$200 47 43.12%
$201-$400 31 28.44%
$401-$600 8 7.34%
$601-$800 4 3.67%
$801-$1000 13 11.93%
Gifts - $50 or less; for Christmas/Birthday/Anniversary 6 5.50%
Gifts - $100 or less; for Christmas/Birthday/Anniversary 13 11.93%
Gifts - $300 or less; for Christmas/Birthday/Anniversary 21 19.27%
Gifts - $500 or less; for Christmas/Birthday/Anniversary 13 11.93%
Gifts - $1000 or less; for Christmas/Birthday/Anniversary 17 15.60%
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      06-11-2013, 08:35 PM   #67
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negative. a nice chick is the opposite.
If only they existed at my age):
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      06-11-2013, 08:41 PM   #68
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negative. a nice chick is the opposite.
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If only they existed at my age):
Don't despair. The law of probabilities suggests that one of them must be checking in to your nursing home soon.
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      06-11-2013, 08:50 PM   #70
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If only they existed at my age):
It's not that they don't exist at your age. But rather the sample is so small they are very hard to find.

When you're 20 your dating range of women is 18 to 21 years old. When you're 25 your dating range is much larger, 20 to 30. So even if you don't find one when you're 20, your odds of finding one as you age gets better.

Weather or not they are already married is a different problem!
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      06-11-2013, 10:26 PM   #71
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Don't despair. The law of probabilities suggests that one of them must be checking in to your nursing home soon.
Considering I'm 18, it'll be a while before I hit the nursing home :P
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      06-11-2013, 10:27 PM   #72
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It's not that they don't exist at your age. But rather the sample is so small they are very hard to find.

When you're 20 your dating range of women is 18 to 21 years old. When you're 25 your dating range is much larger, 20 to 30. So even if you don't find one when you're 20, your odds of finding one as you age gets better.

Weather or not they are already married is a different problem!
That's true...eh, and college isn't for serious relationships anyway! :P
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      06-12-2013, 07:01 AM   #73
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I bet he only gets sex in return
I know her kind of girl. Always wants more and more and more and more and they figure "well, I give you MY BODY"

women have began putting their own pussy on a pedestal.
+1,000,000,000 this
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This is one you want to keep........
True, that's why we're engaged.

I consider myself extremely lucky that she likes cheesy things like what I did. Coming home with a $1.50 card from Walgreens with a little note inside has the same effect on her. As far as money goes, we spend money on each other. She buys stuff for me sometimes, and I buy stuff for her. I probably spent more over time on her than she has on me, but I also make more so I figure it kind of evens out.
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      06-12-2013, 09:38 AM   #75
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I just got the credit card bill and was reminded that I spent over $500 on her birthday dinner last month. And $200 for our aniversary dinner. Man, I need to find some cheaper restaurants!

But what she really wants, and I struggle to provide, is "conversation" when I get home from work. I want to leave work at work, but she wants to hear about it anyways. Men are from Mars, . . .
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there's no option for $1,000+ ??

i pay alimony of about 130k each year
I feel a lot better after reading your post I pay alimony of about 50K a year but I am sure I make a lot less than you...
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Wife could suck the chrome off a trailer hitch. I gift her accordingly.
Another good reason to gift a girl proper!
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What about a $70k M3 gift...no option. Boooo.
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      10-18-2013, 11:35 PM   #83
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you called me on it! I actually have nothing and made the whole thing up to get responses

GF left me after six months because I was too cheap. Man I should have said I had a million bucks liquidity and a 10 million dollar house. Then I'd be a true e-baller. Cause, you know, a 1.5 million dollar home in the heart of Los Angeles, is only like a modest 2 story house.

Wrote all of this to get attention and feel better about myself. I know usually the e90post girls use that tactic, but guys let me have this moment alright?

geez


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It's all good man.
I was just trying to communicate that $1-3 million dollars doesn't really mean much in terms of net worth / property value. That "bosster hymen" even thought I was trying to e-ball is ridiculous.

In California, million dollar net worth or thereabouts means you are comfortably middle class. In New York, it'd probably be lower middle class. But in Ohio, it could be considered upper class. Reference this Zip Code Article. If you had $1 million in liquidity, meaning you can move the money easily, that'd be a different story.
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The American middle class, at least those living the lifestyle, has become known around the world for conspicuous consumption. To this day, the professional middle class in the United States holds the world record for having the largest homes, most appliances, and most automobiles. In 2005, the average new home had a square footage of 2,434 square feet (roughly 226 square meters) with 58% of these homes having ceilings with heights in excess of nine feet on the first floor. As new homes only represent a small portion of the housing stock in the US, with most suburban homes having been built in the 1970s when the average square footage was 1,600,[36] it is fair to assume that these large new suburban homes will be inhabited by members of the professional middle class.

Anyway, I told my GF to read this article.

Then she watched this video on her own when browsing on Amazon Prime.

After a combination of the two and some changing of mentality/mindset, I'd say she is pretty happy nowadays without any materialistic reinforcement.

I still stick to my conclusion that all a woman wants is sacrifice of what you consider most valuable: whether it is time, money, or attention.
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YES! I still have a chance!
iirc she said somewhere that she is no longer single
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I spent about.. $3000 on mine this month alone in the past 3 weeks.

Turbos, Starter, Water Pump.. all went out.
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