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Trust is built as people begin see the other person’s side of the story, and give-and-take is necessary for a romantic relationship to work. “This demonstrates a preference placed on his own needs rather than yours,” says Jane Greer, PhD, New York-based relationship expert, and author of How Could You Do This to Me? Learning to Trust After Betrayal. “If that’s the case, how can you trust him to be emotionally supportive when you need him?” For a relationship to be successful, you need to learn how to make the other person happy, too. “Someone who never compromises is selfish and immature,” says April Masini, a New York-based relationship and etiquette expert and author. “Anyone in a healthy relationship knows that ‘you win some, you lose some’ is not just a sing-song phrase; it’s truth. If someone won’t compromise, it means he cares more about having his way than giving in and being generous.” Find out five subtle habits that you trustworthy. It’s also important to trust the brands you use just as much as you trust your partner. Here are the most trusted brands in America.
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She promises she’ll attend your work party but flakes at the last minute. Your dog is sick, but she isn’t returning your texts or calls. She always cancels plans at the last minute. “The crux of trust is dependability and follow through,” says Dr. Greer. “It’s based not on what people say, but what they do,” When you trust someone, she shouldn’t be inaccessible when you need her the most or leave you hanging. Here are signs you can totally trust your partner.