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Latest success stories

Date 26/11/2014
Four and a half years ago I moved to London looking for a new start. I decided then that I'd give match.com a go since at the very least it might help me to meet some interesting people and discover more about London. As it turned out, it was to change my life completely. When I saw Claire's prof
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Date 26/11/2014
Hi Match, I am very thankful for your website! I met my super loving, extra fine husband on match over two years ago. I had an instant attraction to him from day one. The first time we spoke on the phone brought out our many similar interests and past experiences. The next day, we had a brief "g
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Date 21/11/2014
I met David on Match.com March 2013 but we officially started dating April 23, 2013. We dated for 6 months and just like any couple we had our ups and downs but eventually we came back together February of 2014. He proposed to me May 3, 2014 at Ault Park in Cincinnati Ohio and of course I said yes a
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Date 21/11/2014
I'd been searching for the 'one' for almost seven years and finally gave in to using a dating site as it seemed to be the only way of meeting people. I met my wonderful boyfriend on here as he came up as my first match and I knew as soon as I saw his photo and read his profile that he was the one I
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Date 21/11/2014
I met my wife on match.com at the beginning of February 2012. She didn't intend on renewing her subscription and it was the auto renewal that meant she was still on match.com when I found her profile. She had come off the back of some bad relationships and was after a genuine nice bloke. I was alway
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Date 30/10/2014
I meet my husband on match.com in Oct 2011. We exchanged a few emails here and there and had very interesting conversations. We then moved to speaking over the phone. The conversation was excellent. We would stay up for hours talking and talking. We decided to meet in person for dinner on December 6
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Date 30/10/2014
My partner and I would like to thanked match.com .We are now happily living together and found true love and happiness.
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Date 30/10/2014
After a couple of years of failing to meet the person I was looking for and throwing myself in to my work, I decided to try online dating. This was after persuasion from my daughters and work colleagues. I chatted to several lovely blokes and met up with a couple but none were what I was looking for
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Date 09/10/2014
Hi there, I just wanted to share our story. I joined Match last year after a lot of peer pressure, thinking "I know it's not really for me so I'll do the trial and show them I've at least given it a go"! And just a month later, I met the perfect man. We were messaging for about two weeks, I was caut
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Date 09/10/2014
We met on match in Jan 2013, I think after 2 dates we both knew the other was the one. We have travelled the world, set up home and got engaged within a year and we are getting married in Aug 2015. Match allowed us to compare likes and dislikes and chat before meeting. I wouldn't have met the love o
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Date 09/10/2014
My husband and I met on match in 2011. We married not long after. Never did I think I could meet someone so perfect for me. We clicked in every aspect from day one! The way we found each other on match is a story in itself. I had set my age parameters from my age plus ten years. However, my husband
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Date 09/10/2014
It started with a wink, to emails and texts. Our first phone call we talked for 13 hours straight through the night into the next morning. We met in person two days later and have been together ever since. It turned out we only lived 10 minutes apart and had so much in common. I never in a million y
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Date 17/09/2014
Holly and I met on the 12 May 2012, we just knew that day that we were perfect for each other. We got engaged last year and have never been happier. We are getting married on the 17 July. I just want to say thank you to Match.com for introducing us. And to all you others out there, there is someone
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Date 17/09/2014
I met my fiancée 6 years ago on match and we are getting married next year (2015). We bought our first place together in 2013 and are planning a long and happy life together. It all started with a wink and went from there and I have never looked back.
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Date 23/07/2014
I met my husband James through match.com in 2007. We got married in 2011 & would definitely recommend match.com. It was the best money I have ever spent. We just wish we had met each other sooner!
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Date 23/07/2014
Met the perfect man for me, we're madly in love and wouldn't have met if it wasn't for match! Still can't believe how happy and different life can be when you have the right person sharing it with you.
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Date 23/07/2014
Barney and I messaged each other back in June 2008...after a few messages and one very long lunch date, we knew that we could not only be best friends but also boyfriend and girlfriend! Six years on, we are still incredibly happy together and have just had a baby girl. Couldn't be happier! X
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Date 23/07/2014
My lovely daughter Cheryl has met the man of her dreams Joe on match.com. They met over 2 years ago and they got married on the 12th April. They are made for each other. So THANK YOU match.com! Kind regards, Lynne (a very proud Mother of the Bride) x
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Date 16/07/2014
I met my soul mate, best friend and love of my life in Feb 2009 through match.com. After going through life's ups and downs, moving house, changing jobs, etc we decided we can face anything together. Two weeks ago mark proposed in Venice and we are all loved up - we are due to get married in Septemb
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Date 16/07/2014
I met my fiance here on match a few months after I made my profile. I went on a few dates and always had a blast. But.....When I met Jamal, he above all the others had my full attention. We want to thank you Match. Our wedding is set for next year!!!
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Date 16/07/2014
Matthew and I met on Match four years ago today, and we are getting married in 111 days! I had been on several match dates before I met Matthew, and hadn't found anyone I had clicked with, so was about to give up. Matthew had only signed up two weeks before, after just breaking up with someone. We c
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Date 02/04/2014
David and I met on Match.com in Sept 2012. Our first meeting face to face was magic. It was love at first sight. We were engaged within 4 months and we're getting married this June. I still can't believe I've met my soulmate on a dating site but it can happen. Match.com has changed our lives forev
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Date 02/04/2014
I decided to go join match in June 2012. When this lovely man called Richie started to talk to me I was nervous at first because this was my first time online dating. We texted for 3 weeks then in July 2012 we met at the zoo. I knew when I was walking towards him that he was the one. The date went r
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Date 02/04/2014
My husband and I met met on match.com three and a half years ago. We both found the site easy to use and it gave you as long as you needed to meet your match. We each took our time and chatted for many weeks before we met, so when we had that first date we had lots to talk about. I We got married la
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Date 02/04/2014
March 2012: I vowed I would never use a dating site. Meeting people in bars or through friends was the only way! (How wrong was I?) On the same evening I signed up I had a hello pop up from a guy local to me, we clicked immediately. February 2014: we live together, got engaged and have a baby due a
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Date 02/04/2014
Kristian and I started chatting online through Match around 16th November. It was amazing how much we had in common to the point where we thought it was too good to be true! We soon exchanged phone numbers and were texting every day until the early hours of the morning. We met on the 30th November
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Date 02/04/2014
Dear match.com, in 2005, after a lovely family Christmas, I was returning to my job in Yorkshire. Feeling lonely and with little prospects of dating I signed up to match.com. Just six weeks later, I met the most charming man. We got married two years later and last October our beautiful daughter wa
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Date 02/04/2014
I just wanted to drop you a line to say that this week will mark 6 years since Charlotte and I met. We both signed up for match in early 2008 and quickly got in contact. We had our first date on 2 Feb 2008 in Greenwich, London, and what started out as a quick coffee turned into a drink, turned into
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Date 02/04/2014
After a while searching for the right woman, I met Charlie. She is my definition of the perfect match for me. We hit it off really well and just used our gut instincts. We would like to thank match.com for being able to help us find one another, and encourage single people not to give up on finding
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Date 02/04/2014
Dave and I met on match.com 2 and a half years ago. I "winked" at him and he responded with a message. He was the first and only guy I went on a date with and the rest, they say, is history as we are now engaged to be married! He proposed on Christmas Eve by hiding a note in my personalized advent c
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Date 02/04/2014
Thank you so much. Iain and I met on Match in the autumn of 2012. In September 2013 we got married. We are so very happy and we would never have met without Match.
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Date 02/04/2014
My husband and I met on match.com about 4 years ago. I saw his profile and sent him an email. I guess you could say I was a little bold. I completely put myself out there and was 100% honest. I figured if I'm going to do this, then I'm going to do it for real. When I saw Kevin's profile picture an
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Date 28/03/2014
I would like to inform you that I used your website to get back my confidence after my relationship broke up. I started messaging one of the daily 6 and we met up after a couple of months. We now live together and are getting married next year. Thank you so very much for your help and support in fi
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Date 29/10/2013
Jamie and I first corresponded through match.com in July of 2009!!! I never thought that I would really meet someone through a dating website, but low and behold we found each other!!! In the beginning our relationship was a roller coaster but eventually we got our heads on straight and figured ou
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Date 11/10/2013
Tim and I met on match.com two and a half years ago and are getting married on Saturday! Internet dating definitely works, we'd never have met otherwise! Gaby x
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Date 11/10/2013
Thanks Match, truly found the woman of my dreams-that almost impossible "Click" from a click on your site. Less than a week, that's some truly awesome matching guys! Making plans for the future, best money I have or ever will spend. Thanks again. Rob.
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Date 06/09/2013
Last weekend I had the honour of being the best man at my best friends Mark and Toni's wedding. They met on match.com and couldn't be happier. It's an absolute pleasure to share their story. From Chris
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Date 15/08/2013
My husband and I met on Match last July and we got married on the 2nd of August, so we're celebrating our ten day Anniversary today! ;) Joshua is everything I have ever wanted and more and we consider ourselves very lucky. We'd have never met without this Website. Next step is to hopefully have a B
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Date 15/08/2013
I met my boyfriend on match.com. We've been together six months now and we both couldn't be happier. He is so amazing and I am truly lucky to have him in my life. Thanks Match.com
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Date 15/08/2013
Here's a funny story of how Match introduced me to someone who, on paper, was my perfect match back in 2006. I was a stranger in a new country (Okay, Scotland, but it's different to England), not long after a horrible break up with a nasty ex. I loved Indie music, black comedy and things which wer
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Date 15/08/2013
I was advised by my daughter to join match and at first I thought I'll give it a go, but doubted I will meet anyone. About 2 weeks after joining I saw Dean in my daily 6 and thought he looked nice, so I winked at him. We then started to chat on the email and arranged to meet for a coffee. Since t
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Date 15/08/2013
10 years ago I met my soul mate on Match.com. The date was Sunday 4th August 2002, I registered with Match.com ,I saw the details of someone I thought sounded interesting, and on Monday 5th August in his in box opened my message and we began our journey. We have now been married for 7 wonderf
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Date 07/08/2013
Last weekend I married the love of my life, Rob. We met on match.com in December 2011 and it didn't take us long to realise we were made for each other. After searching for many years to find 'the one' I was starting to give up hope, so I joined match. It allowed me to meet men who were looking for
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Date 07/08/2013
Thought you'd like to know how accurate your matches are; one of yesterday's matches I've been dating for three weeks :)
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Date 07/08/2013
Hi, I met my husband on Match in 2011 and we are shortly going to celebrate our first wedding anniversary this month. We really couldn't be happier and so pleased we are together. Thank you very much indeed.
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Date 07/08/2013
Hi, Myself and Stephen met on match.com around September/October 2011 and we got engaged last month! He proposed to me in Venice and it was amazing! He actually lives right around the corner from my Mum and it turned out that I knew the girlfriend of his brother (now wife!) so, who knows, we may hav
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Date 06/08/2013
I was just about to give up on love, when Darren came into my life, via one simple text, "hi i'm interested in you" i'm glad i replied, in fact it was my daughter that replied on my behalf, we've been together now 6 weeks, and things are getting stronger, so thanks match.com for sending me my perfec
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Date 13/05/2013
Thank you match.com, I met Mike four years ago on May 4th 2009 and we just got married on May 4th 2013. We're really happy and all our friends are delighted for us. Thank you, Carole x
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Date 10/05/2013
Thank you Match.com, I met my perfect man a month ago and we hit it straight off. We are engaged now and planning to get married next year. We couldn't be happier :-) Debi xx
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Date 09/05/2013
David and I started talking through match in January 2012. As I young widow I did used to feel very vulnerable when it came to dating so match was just what I needed. David was honest and up front from the off, turned out he was a widower, so we know what each other have been through. We just click
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