5 times being single costs you a lot of money

Some bad news for those kissing frogs (or choosing not to): As if the bleak Tinder landscape weren’t enough reason to lament the single life, it turns out that going stag also has some financial drawbacks.

A few of those “cons” are obvious in daily life. One of the most memorable pop-culture prototypes for a well-off single woman — Carrie Bradshaw on the television series “Sex and the City” — complains about the unequal occasions for gift-giving in a Season 6 episode. “If you are single, after graduation, there isn’t one occasion where people celebrate you,” she said.

But shelling out for others’ engagements, weddings and baby gifts isn’t the only financial hit single people take.

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