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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…

Match Success Story: Conrad and Theresa

Being a professional golfer, Conrad didn’t have what you would describe as prime resources when it came to dating.

“The dating world was a place I didn’t get to spend much time in since I was traveling so much,” he wrote. Read more…

Match Success Story: Hashim & Stephanie

“Just click!” is Hashim’s advice when it comes to using Match.

In the fall of 2013, Hashim was a Match member but wasn’t particularly active on the site. However, one fateful day as he was scrolling around, someone caught his eye he couldn’t ignore: Stephanie. Read more…

Dana and Jeffrey- Match Success Story

Dana hadn’t experienced true love until Jeff came along.

“After being on Match for 24 hours, I came across this amazing man’s profile,” she wrote. “I took a deep breath and decided to wink at him.” Read more…

Danielle and Derek- Match Success Story

Timing really is everything.

Right before Danielle’s subscription with Match was in the process of ending, she spotted Derek. Able to squeeze a wink at him just before she was off Match for good, the two hurriedly exchanged numbers and met for their first date two days later. Read more…

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…

Match Success Story: Barrett and Shauna

Being an airplane pilot, Barrett found meeting someone to be difficult since his lifestyle is so on-the-go. Because of his frustrations with the dating game, Barrett had all but decided to put his love life on hold until his friend recommended he try Match. This friend had seen success and suggested Barrett give it a go, so Barrett obliged.

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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…