These days, nearly everyone knows to watch out for a man with a cheating past, or to run for the hills when he tells you he has a fear of commitment. Alarm bells should ring if your man won’t stay away from his ex-girlfriend — or his mother. 

These classic warning signs have been drilled into our heads through experience, advice, rom-coms, and awful relationship self-help books. But each year, a new army of red flags crop up across the dating scene. Are the single guys out there getting worse, or are we just growing picky?

Check out the slideshow to see the newest scary red flags to look out for.