25 Signs Your Man Is a Keeper!

Teresa McGlothlin

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Whether you've just met or you've been together since high school, do you know if you're truly involved with "the one"? Before you waste any more of your life building a future with someone who doesn't deserve you, make sure that your guy is worth keeping by examining these 25 signs. If your man isn't living up to these simple things, it might be time to move on! 

Relationships take a lot of work, and you don't want to spend your time giving more than you're getting back. You can't build a solid future with someone who doesn't put in as much effort as you do. While we're not talking about huge issues like who pays the bills, we are pointing out the easy things a guy can do to let you know that you matter in his future landscape. 

You have worked hard to become the person you are, and any man worth keeping should enhance your life. Your relationship should be a cornerstone of comfort in your life, and we're hoping that your guy can live up to the things we think he should be doing. For your own sake, please make sure that he is everything on this list. You're worth keeping, and he should be, too!


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