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The Stout Bunch- Match Success Story

When her husband became terminally ill, Misty knew she was facing challenges she could’ve never imagined.

At only 31-years-old, she was a widow raising three young sons on her own. Read more…

Forget V-Day it’s all about Me Day!

Written by: Bravo Tv’s Love Brokers and NYC’s matchmakers Project Soulmate’s Lori Zaslow and Jennifer Zucher/ Contributing writer: Samantha Cohen

Valentine’s Day is the holiday devoted to love with plenty of roses, chocolates and oversized hearts. But if you are single, Valentine’s Day becomes a dreaded holiday. Instead of indulging in too many chocolates, celebrate this holiday by showing yourself some well-deserved love. Here are 10 ways to turn Valentine’s Day into your new favorite holiday- regardless of your #RelationshipStatus! Read more…

Match Presents: The 7th Annual Singles in America Study

Another year, another bevy of information to study, analyze, and learn from!

The Singles in America survey is something we here at Match look forward to every year. It’s a comprehensive, in-depth look at what over 5,000 of today’s singles are feeling, thinking, and doing when it comes to dating and relationships. Along with the help of super-smart people like Dr. Helen Fisher, world-renowned biological anthropologist and Dr. Justin R. Garcia, Research Scientist at the Kinsey Institute, we cover it all, leaving no category or taboo unturned.

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Why Authentic Happiness is Key to Finding Love

Oh, the perils of modern dating: awkward “table dates” that disintegrate into interviews. The dazzle of excellent personal branding that somehow makes the mediocre in-person experience even more disappointing. The excitement of connecting with someone who has real potential, only to have them vanish in a cloud of vaguely apologetic ambivalence.

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Match Introduces Missed Connections: New Feature to Help Singles Meet in the Real World

In an age where technology is king, 55% of singles feel that technology has made it more difficult to connect with others in real life. Match wants to reverse this trend by harnessing technology to do what people want to do naturally—meet in real life.  Read more…

Our #1 Resolution for 2017

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

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…

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…