Relationship Tips 5 reasons why you should date your best friend

One of the biggest advantages of dating a friend is that they already know your bad habits and you know theirs.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Pulse couple play

Pulse couple

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Some people think dating your best friend isn’t worth the risk, we say maybe we should take a second look.

Here’s what to know before you fall for your best friend.

  • You know each other very well

Dating your best friend is the best decision you can ever make in your life. There is instant chemistry because you have been friends for so long and you have told each other the most of your secrets.

Your is the one person you can relax with and be yourself in good and bad times. He already knows a lot about you and he is still here, standing next to you and dating you, which means he really does like you.

READ ALSO 5 things to know before dating a girl who just got out of a bad relationship

  • You have a lot in common

Friendship thrives when two people understand each other and share things in common. When your friendship moves to an intimate relationship, things become easier for you because you have a lot in common and the respect for each other’s privacy is there too. These things can really make your relationship even stronger.

  • Your best friend knows how to make you happy

The best thing about dating friends is that you already know what kind of person you have in front of you and what kind of reactions you can expect, making it a lot more pleasant and comfortable for both sides, since there are not so many unfamiliar things.

It can take a while for someone to learn what truly makes you smile. Your best friend can easily make you laugh or cheer you up when you’re blue, this person is the best!.

Couple play



  • You both know each other's expectations

The fact that you two were friends before you engaged in a romantic relationship is beneficial to both sides during dating. Knowing someone's way of living and what that person expects in life, what that person wants from it, is one of the main things about deciding if you want to be with that person at all. So, in this case, you already have it covered.

READ ALSO:6 ways to build self-confidence

  • Solve issues amicably

 Problems in relationships are inevitable but when you are dating your best friend, somehow the partners manage to solve the issue for fear of ruining their relationship.

It wasn’t an easy decision getting intimate in the first place because the probability that you won’t be friends after a breakup is high. This gives the couple extra energy to stay strong and committed to each other.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email:

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos

Top Articles

1 Relationship Tips 5 habits that women find attractive in men aside looksbullet
2 Duchess Of Sussex Here are 12 things Meghan Markle can't do as a royalbullet
3 Marriage Tips 4 great sex positions to conceive a babybullet
4 Relationship Tips 5 romantic ways to tell a guy that you like himbullet
5 Royal wedding 2018 Prince Harry and Meghan married at Windsorbullet
6 British Royal Wedding Meghan Markle gave us chills in a white...bullet
7 Royal Wedding Prince Harry, Meghan Markle are married!bullet
8 Relationship Tips 7 things that would make a man want to...bullet
9 British Royal Wedding Minute-by-minute guidebullet
10 Dating Tips 9 surest signs your boss has a crush on youbullet

Top Videos

1 Relationship 7 signs that shows that she is cheating on youbullet
2 Relationship Tips 6 Women Reveal The ONE Thing That Instantly Turns...bullet
3 Women And Relationship 5 things every Ghanaian girl deserves in a...bullet
4 Sex And Relationship How to Control Your Urge to Have Sex?bullet
5 Relationship Tips 6 Women Reveal The ONE Thing That Instantly...bullet
6 Relationship 10 Signs your man is a keeperbullet
7 X'mas Aapproaching After 'chopping' her for 11 months, she...bullet
8 Relationship Tips 7 Strong Signs that you are falling in lovebullet
9 Pulse List 5 do's and don'ts for really good sexbullet
10 Relationship Tips How to tell if she is single and...bullet

Relationships & Weddings