Microcheating? Are These Examples of “Micro-Cheating” Actually Cheating?

 “Micro-cheating” is basically when you do small things that FLIRT with infidelity, but you never get physical.  And over 100,000 people recently took a survey on what counts as micro-cheating. 

See if you agree . . .

1.  Following an ex on social media.  Only 3% said it’s cheating.

2.  Deleting apps like Tinder from your phone, but not deleting your account.  8% said it counts as cheating.

3.  Meeting up with someone, and claiming it’s work-related when it isn’t.  54% said YES, that’s cheating.  And another 42% said it’s at least suspicious.

4.  Sending a heart, kiss, or wink emoji in a flirty way.  Only 8% said it’s okay.  49% said it’s cheating, and another 43% would at least be concerned.

5.  Having a “work wife” or “work husband.”  19% said it’s cheating.  31% said it’s fine.  The other 50% said it’s not cheating, but they’d feel weird about it. 

6.  Staying in touch with an ex.  14% said it’s cheating.

7.  Confiding in someone you’re attracted to, instead of your significant other.  25% said it’s cheating.

8.  Sexting someone else, but not getting physical with them.  91% said it’s still cheating.  

(BuzzFeed)

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