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Meet our May Crush of the Month, Dani!

Meet Dani! This brunette beauty has it all: a wildly popular beauty vlog with over 400k followers (and counting!), two amazing sons, and the freedom to work from home doing something she loves while raising her children. So would a man be nice to have around? Sure! But we hardly think this boss lady needs one. Read more…

Match Success: Deanna & Eric

It was six years in the making for this love story. Read more…

National Honesty Day: Keep It Real

In honor of National Honesty Day on April 30th, we dug through our latest Singles in America data and discovered that over half of singles (57%) DON’T tell white lies when they’re dating. Read more…

Match Success: Chris & Brandi

It was love at first eyes for Chris and Brandi.

Upon seeing Brandi’s profile for the first time, Chris knew he had to reach out.

“Your eyes just aren’t fair,” he wrote to the blue-eyed beauty. Weeks went by before Brandi replied as it sometimes goes in the fast-paced world of online dating! Read more…

Tax Day: Wishing For Dating Deductions

In celebration of Tax Day today, we dug into our Singles in America data and found that singles across the country spend on average a whopping $1,596 a year on their dating lives! Read more…

Match Success Story: Adrian & Williams

Sometimes, the best romances start as friendships.

Take Adrian and Williams for example. In 2014, the two connected on Match. After going out a few times, the pair recognized a certain chemistry between them, but both agreed it was more friendly than romantic. Instead of going the relationship route, they decided to become friends. Read more…

Announcing the SNATCHED #Momvice Sweepstakes

Some mothers are a never ending source of advice, “Wear this!”, “Don’t do that!” or the dreaded “Just be yourself.” Unsolicited “guidance” can come from all angles when you’re dating, and new data from Match shows that singles aren’t taking it. Read more…

Fazeena and Robert: How To Come Back From an Accidental Left Swipe

“NO!” Fazeena desperately whispered to herself. She had seen Robert on Match, thought he was cute, and did what we all have nightmares of doing — she swiped left instead of right! Read more…

Match Success Story: Tania and Jeff

In January 2015, Tania joined Match. After receiving her first message from Jeff and recognizing their shared love for classic ‘80s movies, the two exchanged numbers and began talking on the phone. Read more…

Match Success Story: Angie and Randy

Angie and Randy’s success story proves that timing and fate are everything.

In 2003, Angie made the decision to try an online dating site for the first time and signed up for Match. Fresh off a long-term breakup, she figured it was the best way to put herself back out there and dip her toe back into the dating pool. Read more…