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How To Share Your Frugal Side With a Spendy Partner

It’s a tale as old as time: you’re in a relationship where one of you is a saver and one of you is a spender. I know – I’m in that relationship right now. I am as frugal as they come. I’m happy to eat in every night, wear thrift store clothes, and watch Netflix.

My boyfriend is by no means a flashy big spender, but he definitely enjoys meals out, date nights outside of our living rooms, and is generally more relaxed about spending money than I am.

I was really worried about coming off as cheap or a killjoy with my frugal ways when we began dating. I had to learn to share my frugal side with my partner.

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4 Fun and Affordable Dates

You can totally rock your budgeting and saving when you’re single. It’s easy to be in total control of where all your money goes when you’re the only person you have to answer to. When Cupid hits you with that arrow, though, all that goes out the window. Things can get really expensive very quickly. So, how can you maintain your frugal lifestyle and have fun dating?

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