As it has been said , a thick wallet is the best aphrodisiac for a woman and now it appears to have been confirmed .
An Indiana University team looked at the behaviour of 46 people taking part in a speed-dating session. They found women opted for those who could give the best financial security. The report said men sought the more attractive women and the women were drawn to material wealth and security.
"While humans may pride themselves on being highly evolved, most still behave like the stereotypical Neanderthals when it comes to choosing a mate. Evolutionary theories in psychology suggest that men and women should trade off different traits in each other and when we look at the actual choices people make, this is what we find evidence for." - Lead researcher Peter Todd said