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Quiz: Are you a gold digger?

Elizabeth Cullen is a freelance writer based in New York.

Does net worth matter?

For some people, dating isn't about finding that one special person who completes you, but rather it's about status. So are you a social climber or just a woman who knows what she wants? Find out by taking our quiz below.

Does net worth matter?

Are you a gold digger?

1. On a first date, you would expect a man to pay for you:

A. Never – you're an independent woman!

B. Sometimes, especially if he asked you out.

C. Always.

2. You currently live in:

A. The town you grew up in.

B. The suburbs, but you commute to the city for work.

C. A large, urban city like Chicago or New York. You would never live in the hicks!

3. In your high school yearbook, you were voted:

A. 'Nicest All-Around Student.'

B. 'Most Popular.'

C. 'Most Likely to Succeed."

4. Initially, you find that you are attracted to men based on:

A. How they behave.

B. How they look.

C. How they dress.

5. Regardless of what you do now, your dream job would be:

A. Teacher.

B. CEO of your own company.

C. Whatever makes you the most money.

6. Career-wise, you would be happy:

A. Balancing work and family.

B. Giving up your career once you're married.

C. Keeping your job, only if you could afford to have a nanny and housekeeper.

7. Before getting engaged, you let your boyfriend know that a proper engagement ring should cost:

A. Whatever he can afford.

B. At least 3 months of his salary.

C. More than the rings of every other married woman you know.

8. No matter what his other attributes are, you would never date a man who was:

A. Unkind.

B. Uneducated.

C. Unemployed.

How did you score?

See the answers on the next page >>

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