Sara Routhier, Managing Editor and Outreach Director, has professional experience as an educator, SEO specialist, and content marketer. She has over five years of experience in the insurance industry. As a researcher, data nerd, writer, and editor she strives to curate educational, enlightening articles that provide you with the must-know facts and best-kept secrets within the overwhelming world o...

Full Bio →

Written by

Joel Ohman is the CEO of a private equity-backed digital media company. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, author, angel investor, and serial entrepreneur who loves creating new things, whether books or businesses. He has also previously served as the founder and resident CFP® of a national insurance agency, Real Time Health Quotes. He also has an MBA from the University of South Florida. ...

Full Bio →

Reviewed by Joel Ohman
Founder, CFP®

UPDATED: Jul 18, 2021

Advertiser Disclosure

Advertiser Disclosure: We strive to help you make confident loan decisions. Comparison shopping should be easy. We are not affiliated with any one loan provider and cannot guarantee quotes from any single provider. Our partnerships don’t influence our content. Our opinions are our own. To compare quotes from many different companies please enter your ZIP code on this page to use the free quote tool. The more quotes you compare, the more chances to save.

Editorial Guidelines: We are a free online resource for anyone interested in learning more about loans. Our goal is to be an objective, third-party resource for everything loan related. We update our site regularly, and all content is reviewed by experts.

Valentine’s Day is either loved or loathed.

It can be romantic for some, and lonely for others, but most would agree that it is a costly holiday. In 2012 alone, American consumers spent a total of $17.6 billion on Valentine’s Day merchandise.

But fear no more.

loans.org compiled a list of 10 cheap date ideas to make the holiday memorable, without destroying your bank account. Maybe you can learn a new dance move, or create a delicious dinner, all while spending time with your significant other.

And we promise — you can take all the credit for the unique idea.

If you would like to share this Infographic with your friends, family, or readers, please feel free to copy and paste the embed code found below.

To include this image on your website, copy the embed code below and add it to your website: