The term open relationship is sometimes used interchangeably with the closely related term polyamory, but the two concepts are not identical.
Also, one consideration of open relationships is that the parties should be honest with their partners of who they are flirting with.
Some believe that open relationships occur more frequently in certain demographics, such as the young rather than the old in America, including, more specifically, the college-educated middle-class, rather than the uneducated working-class, or people of certain ethnic and/or other racial minorities.
A 1974 study showed that male students who either cohabit or live in a communal group are more likely to become involved in open relationships than females, and are still more interested in the concept than females even if not participating in open relationships.
You Want to Be Exclusive It sounds obvious, but if it were, we wouldn’t have to say it: Do you want to be exclusive?
Have you played the field a bit and found that most of what’s out there is lacking in as much as it’s not the girl you want to be with?