Why do men cheat and lie: 20 most common reasons

It is the right time to have a frank and straight discussion about deceit and lying. Perhaps, there are a lot of fears floating around in the dating world and it could be disheartening.

The major fear comes from cheating and infidelity. When a relationship becomes sour, it is almost always cause some tiny doubt, fear, worry and insecurity that develops and festers till you feel overwhelmed by the whole ordeal. According to a survey recently, it is estimated that 48% of men rated emotional dissatisfaction as the main reason they cheated. Just 8% of men said that the dissatisfaction about physical intimacy was the major factor in their infidelity. Besides, the survey also revealed that 66% of cheating men reporting the guilt feeling during their affair, 77% of cheating men have a good friend who also cheated, and 40% of cheating men met the other women at work, just 12% of cheating men said their mistress seemed more physically attractive than their wives, and just 6% of cheating men had sex with the women right at that same day of meeting.

So, what makes men cheating and why do men cheat and lie? Below, Wikiyeah.com collects some possible reasons behind the infidelity of men. Check out now!

Why Do Men Cheat And Lie – 20 Possible Reasons

Why do men cheat and lie

1. The Inability Of Saying No

He is attractive and is able to attract sexy women. He does not know how to say “no” in such cases. This might be among the most common when it comes to reasons why do men cheat and lie. [Read: why do men blow hot and cold]

2. To Boost Their Ego

In fact, infidelity is really a boost of the ego for most men with low self-esteem – particularly if your guy earns less money than you do or is less successful than you are. Hence, boosting ego is the next reason why do men cheat and lie.

3. Peer Pressure

According to the early part of this article about reasons why do men cheat and lie, about 77% of cheating men have a good friend who also cheated. They spend a lot of time in the company of people who are also like-minded. Their colleagues, or close friends are cheating on their partners. Thus, they succumb to the peer pressure and cheat to be part of the crowd. [Read: turn offs for guys]

4. To End The Relationship

Sometimes, a cheating guy will have what it is called an “exit affair” as he wants stop that relationship or marriage. Rather than telling you it is over, he takes the way out and knows that if you catch his cheat, you will leave him. [Read: a new relationship guide for girls – Patti’s single girls handbook review]

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