Do you make less money than Donald Trump? If so then this article is probably for you. If not, then “please send me a check for a million dollars, I would like a new house Donald.” Dating on a budget can sometimes be tricky. You want to have a good time, but you think your wallet just won’t allow for it. Here are some fun, memorable things you can do on a date without needing to take out a second (or third) mortgage.
My favorite place to take a date, especially a first date, is the local coffee house. I can usually get out of this entire event for less than ten bucks. The benefits to a place like this are endless. You have a chance to really talk to the person and get to know them. Coffee and tea has a way of bringing out a person’s personality. Before you know it she will be telling you embarrassing stories from her childhood. If your conversation is going really well, offer to get the two of you a dessert to share. If she stays and shares it with you, you can be assured she likes you (or she just loves cake).
Do you remember as a kid how much fun it was to 3rd date tips play certain board games? It can be fun for adults too. Break out the old monopoly or LIFE game and have fun. Be silly and not too competitive. Let her win if you have to. Playing a game is a great time to laugh and remember the times in your life when you weren’t so darn serious. Certain games will let you bring out your creative side and really show your date who you are. If you and your date like to drink, that can also add a fun element to the evening.
Go to the grocery store and by bread, meat, cheese, and sodas. That is all it costs to take a date to the park and enjoy an afternoon under the sun. The park is a great place to people watch and a great place to have a first kiss (if you haven’t already had one). The park is a fun and inexpensive date that will let you really get to know a girl. If you really want to make it fun, consider taking a board game.
All of these date ideas can be had for about ten bucks. Even a guy on a tight budget can afford that. The most important thing about a date is that you have a good time and that you get to know the person you are dating. It isn’t necessary to spend big bucks to impress a girl. In fact trying to impress a girl is the worst way to get to know her.