Cupid's Pulse Article: Are Rihanna and Soccer Star Karim Benzema a New Celebrity Couple?Cupid's Pulse Article: Are Rihanna and Soccer Star Karim Benzema a New Celebrity Couple?

By Courtney Omernick

Is there a new celebrity relationship on the horizon? E! recently reported that Rihanna was spotted spending a late night with soccer star Karim Benzema. The reported celebrity couple went to a few clubs in New York before going to a 24 hour Cuban restaurant. Although, Rihanna has had a very busy year, which leads us to wonder if she even has time for a celebrity relationship.

New celebrity couple alert! How do you know if you’re ready for a new relationship?

Cupid’s Advice:

With so many celebrity couples breaking up and getting back together, it can be hard to tell who is really serious about their relationship, and who is involved just for fun. Especially if you’ve gotten hurt in the past, it can be hard to dive head first into a new relationship. How do you know if you’re ready? Check out our relationship advice below:

1. You’re willing to take a risk: It’s important to understand that there are risks involved with falling in love. If you’re willing to jump right in understanding that you will come out a better person either way, go for it!

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2. You’ve tossed your list: Sometimes, people’s list of what they expect out of a partner is so long it reaches the floor. Sure, we all have our “must haves,” but, if you’re ready to find someone wonderful to share time with instead of meeting all your expectations, you’re ready.

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3. You complete yourself: If you’ve already come to the realization that you are all you need, you’re definitely ready for a relationship. You should be with someone because you want to be with them, not because you need to be with them.

Give us your relationship advice. When did you know you were ready for a new relationship? Comment below!