A friend if mine came to me complaining that she is always the one paying for the meals whenever they go out with the boyfriend, including providing his busfare. Stating the fact that she was fresh out of high-school was a kinda a lot of money. Being broke as defined by the urban dictionary refers to being penniless, out of cash, completely spent. Whereas a stingy person is reluctant to part with or share cash, food, drink, or any other items.
I, on the other hand, grew up somewhere on the poorer spectrum of middle class. My boyfriend went to a very affluent high school, and had a ton of support. Toured colleges all over the country before making a decision, had everything paid for while he was in school, etc. I am working 2 jobs as a waitress and finishing my degree nursing. I have a lot more on my plate financially than he does.
And while some men are honestly broke, others are just a stingy lot who will hardly spend a penny on their woman. And the irony of it is that he will be glad to receive gifts from you shamelessly. Even when he has money, the last thought on his mind is getting you a gift. A stingy boyfriend will only call you between 10pm to 8 am when the call rates are way cheaper.
Dating a man who does not love to spend even a penny on you can be very difficult. Some men believe that spending money on a woman is meaningless. Here are a few characteristics just in case you run by one: 1 A stingy man's ideal date is at your home.