Cryptocurrency investors are perceived to be more attractive, smarter, and wealthier than non-investors, according to the latest Cryptovantage survey. Just over three quarters of respondents said they are likely to go on a date with someone if their dating app profile mentions crypto. However, some 69% of crypto investors surveyed admitted to ending their relationship because they invested in a cryptocurrency.
Crypto investors are viewed more favorably than non-investors
A new survey looking at whether investing in cryptocurrency makes you attractive found that crypto investors are “considered more attractive, smarter, and wealthier than non-investors.” According to the results of the survey in which 1,002 Americans were surveyed, 50% of female respondents perceive crypto investors as more attractive than non-investors.
Around 46% of respondents perceive crypto investors as more desirable while 42% think they are smarter. Some 34% perceive crypto investors to be wealthier than non-investors. Meanwhile, 40% of male respondents think crypto investors are smarter than non-investors.
As to whether they would consider dating someone who mentions crypto in their dating app profile, the study found that “more than three-quarters of respondents would swipe directly on someone who mentions being a crypto investor. crypto in the dating app, and 55% said they are more likely to go on a date or meet someone who is into crypto.
When asked if cryptocurrency was used to make payments on a date, 37% of respondents said they paid in crypto. Some 31% of respondents said it was their partner who paid in crypto while 13% said they both paid in crypto.
Commenting on the survey results, Cryptovantage said:
Our survey results also indicate that crypto investors might get more matches on dating apps than others: around 76% of people said they were more likely to swipe right if the dating profile of someone mentions that they are a crypto investor. People identifying as LGBTQ were ten times more likely to swipe right on these suitors, while straight people were six times more likely to do the same.
Unattractive NFT Profiles
Nonetheless, the mere mention of crypto in one’s dating profile can also attract bad actors as some survey respondents will attest. To illustrate, nearly 60% of respondents “claim to have been targeted by a crypto-scammer on a dating application”.
On non-fungible tokens (NFTs), the survey found that “women are nearly twice as likely to unfollow someone with an NFT profile as men.” One in four women said they would not date someone with an NFT profile picture.
Meanwhile, the survey also revealed that cryptocurrency investments have had an effect on certain relationships with 52% of respondents confirming that fights are common between partners after the cryptocurrency decline. Around 44% said their partner was obsessed with investing in crypto. Overall, 69% of “cryptocurrency investors ended a relationship because of a cryptocurrency investment.”
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