In most cases, FWB will happen when you are both single, so may be on and off for many years.
NSA rarely last longer than a month or so - anything longer and you're probably getting attached to each other!
Because friends with benefits involves a friend, you already have a friendship so have more to do than simply have sex.
You can hang out, watch movies, go on nights out with other friends - basically it's like any other friendship but with the added benefit of sex.
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If you happen to have a purely sexual relationship with someone then it is considered an NSA relationship.
With NSA, you aren't really friends so there isn't much to more to it than having sex.
With FWB, friendship comes first and the sex is just a nice added bonus. The more often you have sex and spend time with each other, the more chance there is of emotional attachment development, with most no strings attached arrangements ending after a few weeks or months or developing into a full-blown relationship.
However, there are some subtle differences to each one, which we've outlined below: As the name suggests, friends with benefits involve having a sexual relationship with a friend.
It can be someone you've known all your life, a few years, or just recently met - as long as you have a friendship prior to having sex it can be considered FWB.