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John and Jessica: A Marine’s Miracle Story

John had already been to war once, having suffered a traumatic brain injury caused by an IED explosion. The resilient and dedicated soldier underwent two years of intense therapy to recover from his injury, only to reenlist once again as soon as he felt ready.

Just a month into his second stint at war, John’s arms and legs were lost when he had the terrible misfortune of stepping on an improvised explosive. With his limbs gone, John reached the lowest point of his life. That is until, one day while gazing out the window of his hospital room, he witnessed a double amputee holding the hand of his child and wife. “I want to do that,” he thought to himself. That’s the moment John decided he wasn’t giving up. Read more…

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Our #1 Resolution for 2017

Yesterday, we shared five dating resolutions that are universal and easier than most to keep. Read more…

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5 Dating Resolutions You’ll Actually Keep

New year, new you? Same you? Slightly bettered you? Read more…


Meet Our Crush of the Month: Emma

We’re excited to introduce you to this month’s Crush of the Month: Emma.
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Happy Dating Sunday!

Today, timing is everything. No, literally. At exactly 8:49 p.m. EST, Match is going to be smack in the middle of our busiest moment of 2017, and you should be right there with us. Read more…

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3 Simple Steps To Move Past “Hey” by Paul Brunson

by Paul Brunson

Your phone utters a soft “ding” as you get a message on your dating app (or maybe it’s on a dating website). The message? It’s from someone saying: “Hey.” Read more…


How to Stand Out on Dating Sunday by Julie Spira

by Julie Spira, Online Dating Expert and CEO, Cyber-Dating Expert

Hang on to your digital hats and make your computer and phone your BFF as Dating Sunday is just around the corner THIS Sunday, January 8th at 8:49pm ET. Read more…

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How to Make the Most of Dating Sunday by Bela Gandhi

We’ve asked expert date coach and motivator extraordinaire, Bela Gandhi, to share some thoughts and tips on how to make the most of Dating Sunday, the day that kicks off Match’s busiest time of the year. Read below to find out how. Read more…

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Are You Ready for Dating Sunday?

The holidays might be over but one of the most exciting times for singles is just around corner – it’s Dating Sunday! Read more…

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5 Ways to Have a Merry Single Christmas

Over the last month, we’ve prepared you for the upcoming holiday. Read more…