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Dating Dealbreakers

If People Were Honest About Their Dating Deal Breakers

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.06.2015 | Divorce

There's a reason first dates are almost universally dreaded: Make one false move (mentioning an ex, wearing bright orange Crocs) and your chances of s...

17 One-Liners That Will Instantly Ruin A Date

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 01.15.2015 | Women

On a date, it only takes five words to reach the point of no return. That's the idea behind the trending hashtag #FiveWordsToRuinADate, where peopl...

Don't Say Anything On This List Unless You Want To Get Dumped

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.31.2014 | Divorce

When you're in love, you learn to accept things that might otherwise be deal breakers: the fact that he chews loudly with his mouth open or the way he...

18 Reasons You're Totally Undateable

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.23.2014 | Divorce

Hey, single people: Starting to feel a little unnerved by all the wedding invites and engagement announcements on your Facebook newsfeed? Maybe you're...

22 Signs You're Undateable

Posted 02.18.2014 | Divorce

There's never a better time to reevaluate what you want -- and categorically don't want -- in a relationship than after a rough breakup. Unless, of...

The 3 Biggest Dating Dealbreakers For Those Over 50

YourTango | Coach Ronnie Ann Ryan | Posted 10.05.2013 | Fifty

Written by Coach Ronnie Ann Ryan for A new survey points to 3 "dating over 50 deal breakers"... are you guilty of any of them? In ...

9 Dating Deal-breakers

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 11.05.2013 | Women
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

You've finally met someone who seems to be the partner of your dreams. You are very attracted to each other, you like many of the same things and you can spend hours talking. Everything is going great, until you run up against one or more of these deal-breakers.

24 Things You DON'T Want In A New Love

Posted 08.28.2013 | Divorce

If you're dating after divorce, you've probably had a lot of time to consider what you want in a new love interest. She has to have a similar communic...

My Only Deal Breaker

Annie Chagnot | Posted 10.13.2013 | Women
Annie Chagnot

You know, that's funny. Because I have ONE THING too. One thing that I consider a deal breaker. My ONLY deal breaker, really. ONE EFFING THING that any guy I date HAS to be okay with...

4 Signs He's NOT the One

GalTime | Posted 10.15.2013 | Women

If the man you are seeing has issues with any of these four behavioral traits, it's a good bet that you are in for a challenge and he may not be worthy of your unconditional love

Is This The Biggest Relationship Red Flag?

Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce

Dating after divorce is tricky. First you have to figure out if you're really ready to get back out there, then you have to find someone you'd actuall...

18 Reasons People Don't Want To Date You

Posted 07.17.2013 | Divorce

Ready to start dating again after divorce? If you don't want to get turned down by potential love interests, there are a few things you need to know b...

26 Cringe-Worthy Dating Dealbreakers

Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

Here at HuffPost Divorce, we're always on the lookout for dating advice to help guide divorcees post-split. So when #iDontWantYouIf started on trendin...

LOOK: 20 Dating Dealbreakers

Posted 02.13.2013 | Divorce

What they can't get past early in a relationship.

LOOK: 21 Dating Dealbreakers

Posted 01.10.2013 | Divorce

Ready to start dating again after divorce, but feel like you need a primer on what won't fly with daters these days? Not to worry, Twitter has you...

21 Ultimate Dating Dealbreakers

Posted 12.26.2012 | Divorce

Dating after divorce isn't without its challenges. But at the end of the day, when you're clicking through online dating profiles or shaking your head...

Smoking, Not Flossing, Soda For Breakfast: What’s Your Biggest Health Turnoff?

Posted 10.23.2012 | Healthy Living

When it comes to standards of health, there are the by-the-book rules, like eating enough servings of fruits and veggies and shooting for 30 minutes o...

Top 25 Dating Dealbreakers

Posted 06.28.2012 | Divorce

Are you newly single? Has it been ages since your last date? Not to worry, the Twitterverse has got you covered. When #ICantDateYou started trendin...

Deal Breakers: Are They the Reason You're Still Single?

Holly Sidell | Posted 06.10.2012 | Women
Holly Sidell

Maybe your pickiness, your deal breakers, are really just walls you're putting up to keep you from getting hurt.

'Undateable': The Dating Dealbreakers That Men Should Always Avoid (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the new book, "Undateable," by Anne Coyle and Ellen Rakieten, men are put to task for the awful decisions that they make on dates. From horrible fa...