Deep Dive: Is Sticking to Your ‘Type’ Ruining Your Love Life?

If you’ve been dating for any length of time, you’ve probably developed a “type.” You may even have a mental checklist of the things you look for in a potential partner, starting with how they look. While having a type might help you zero in on a particular subset of the dating population, it also might be interfering with finding the person who is perfect for you. After all, you’ve dated a slew of people who fit your type but you’re still single, right? Yeah, that’s what we thought. In this deep dive, we’re delving into the question: is sticking to your type ruining your love life?

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