Men with higher incomes showed stronger preferences for women with slender bodies, while women with higher incomes preferred men who had a steady income or made similar money, according to a new survey of 28, heterosexual men and women aged between 18 and Not so much.
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But even these theories may not be so flattering for singletons in Cultural factors, of course, can greatly influence the extent of these preferences, he says. So what does it all mean?
There was one deviation: Older people care less about physical attraction, professional success or the potential to make a lot of money, the study found. A woman must uphold her standards.
The study was conducted by researchers at Chapman University in Orange, Calif. Wmoen says heterosexuals compete with members of the same sex to secure a romantic partner.
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Rich harvest. Valuing money and looks over personality may seem a tad superficial -- or not. But it may go back even further than that, back to a time when social status in a modern sense was ij important, Frederick says.
Neither gender may be shallow, he says, but may be making their choice of mate because of millions of years of evolution. Resize icon Wealthy women like to date their financial equals.
Being kind and having good manners also helps.