In today’s era, every broad-minded person searches for a mate or a partner to be in relationship with. It may be a person with whom there is a relationship or just a crush, each one of them have their merits and demerits. But yes, I can say one thing that being in a relationship is far better than having just a crush.
As you rather don’t need to be extra conscious during a bond than having a crush. Check the list of all those things that you can relate with your relationship status.