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Latest success stories

Date 20/09/2016
Paul and I have been together over 2.5 years and recently got married. We met within two weeks of me joining match. We are both wheelchair bound and I was sceptical that I would find someone on a mainstream site. We both were nervous about meeting someone online. We became best friends and then star
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Date 20/09/2016
Sarah and I met through match. She was the first person that I spoke to who I wanted to meet, with her finding me whilst on a limited trial! Two and a half years later, we are engaged to be married and have a baby on the way! For both of us, match was an easy way to meet and talk to people giv
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Date 20/09/2016
Hi - I want to write to you to tell you about a success story!! In 2013 I was a divorced mum of two who after some serious cajoling from good friends signed up to your website, hoping to meet like-minded people, for some dates, dinners, trips to the movies etc. I was convinced I would not want
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Date 20/09/2016
Hi, I met one lady on match. It was summer 2014 and love at first sight. I had been a member for one month. Within a couple of months I proposed. After four she was pregnant with a first baby for both of us. She is 40 and I am now 47. She was a divorcee and I was a widower, but we married on Valenti
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Date 20/09/2016
I joined match.com in 2013 after getting my own apartment and wanting to branch out and meet someone new while focusing on me. I met Cassi and we emailed for a month before getting together for dinner. She was a single mom of one daughter and wanting to branch out as well. We really connected and pu
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Date 19/09/2016
I've now found my true love after three long years and on the stroke of midnight of the New Year I entered into a wonderful relationship so I would like to say thank you to the team at match.com for this site as without it, I wouldn't be where I am today.
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Date 19/09/2016
Hi Match, We just wanted to say thank you! My gorgeous fiance are I are getting married June this year and it wouldn't have been happening if it wasn't for your website! It's amazing to think how close we lived to each other but yet our paths never crossed. We are so pleased we both signed up an
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Date 19/09/2016
I met the love of my life thanks to match.com back in August of 2010. She contacted me and although she lived in Scotland and I lived in West Sussex I decided to fly up for the day and meet her. She then came to stay at Xmas and never went home. People said we were crazy but this month (8/8/13) w
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Date 19/09/2016
Michael and I met on here on the 9/1/14 and we are now a couple even though he is now back in Afghanistan with the army but this place does work.
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Date 19/09/2016
I married my gorgeous husband on January 5th 2013 and its all thanks to Match! Our first date was in August 2010 in London. I was his first match.com date. I had been on quite a few match dates before I met Richard and even though they were all very nice people as soon as I met Richard I just knew.
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Date 19/09/2016
Hi there Just wondered if you would like a good news story. I met David on match.com in 2012. We messaged and then on the 6th August 2012, we met for the first time. We fell in love and in March 2014, I left my hometown of Wirral and moved to Horwich, Bolton to share my life with David. T
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Date 19/09/2016
Simon and I met on match.com in 2005; we have two beautiful children together and after ten years of being together we are getting married in September :)
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Date 19/09/2016
I met Ben on match.com in January 2010. Having both come out of long and difficult relationships we each signed up to give it a try - having never done internet dating before. I received a really funny and chatty message from Ben and after a few weeks of messaging decided we should meet up. Our firs
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Date 19/09/2016
Hi, I just wanted to write in as I met my husband on match 2 years ago. We got married in June 2015! We are both so thankful we joined on here. He was separated from his ex wife and I had just relocated back to my home town after a breakup. We luckily found each other. We moved in and he proposed i
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Date 19/09/2016
Both my fiance and I met on your site in March 2014. I travelled to Wales to meet up. Three weeks later he asked me to come stay with him forever. I came across on 5th June. He proposed to me on my birthday when we were in Northern Ireland to let out my apartment. We have since bought our new home
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Date 19/09/2016
Dear Everybody, I just wanted to drop you a short note to say a very big thank you! I started messaging Michelle in December 2012 and we had our first meet on 12th January 2013. Several dates later we were seeing each other and never really left each others side for the whole of 2013. As thi
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Date 19/09/2016
I met my the love of my life on match. We first started talking when he was travelling back from Austria with work. We met the actual day he got back into the UK, went for a lovely meal, got on very well from that day. We saw each other every day and fit so well together. We are making plans to a v
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Date 19/09/2016
I joined match.com in February 2015 and met Mariama Zibo in May 2015. After the initial email we got each others personal details and talked online. Meeting in person on July 8 2015 in China got job in China as ESL Teacher. Mariama is in Ghana, Africa but visited Auckland NZ for work as a hair dr
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Date 19/09/2016
Jon and I first connected on June 25, 2012; after I had joined the site the night before. Jon was finishing up his last few days of a month membership and I was just learning the site as it was my first day! We emailed all day for a few days and Jon asked for my number since his membership was end
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Date 19/09/2016
In April of 2011 I met my best friend on your dating website. We were both divorced and ready to start dating. We both joined match.com and we met at a restaurant one evening. We talked a lot and had a couple of beers and a pizza. The following week we went out again. Here we are engaged and goin
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Date 19/09/2016
Tim and I are runners and our love for running matched us perfectly. In January of 2014, and only after a week of emails, we met. After getting lost inside a train station, walking in the rain and making me run for our cab on our first date, the romantic dinner was one we won't forget and we hit i
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Date 19/09/2016
In December of 2015 I started talking to a woman I met on match.com. On January 1st 2016 we met up and it's been an amazing experience. In August I set up a scavenger hunt for her; I filled her car full of balloons and hide clues. After she got her nails done, her hair done, went shopping and got
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Date 15/09/2016
Paul and I both signed up to match.com the same week in 2009. We emailed for a week until he gave me his number. Our first date was like meeting someone I had known for years. After a week of seeing each other every night Paul told me he loved me. Of course I was shocked and very apprehensive about
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Date 15/09/2016
Just thought I would let you know that thanks to match.com we are getting married in September. Our story was thanks to match.com. I think I met Gavin quite early on in my dating journey but it has taken him a few years (7 or 8) to pop the question. He doesn't do anything fast! His profile was hon
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Date 15/09/2016
I met a guy from match.com on 26 October 2013. It was love at first sight for me. Five months later in the March we got engaged and we are getting married on the 26 September this year. I never thought I would find anyone! And I'm getting married! He's my best friend and my soul mate. I'm also not e
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Date 15/09/2016
Thank you match.com! On 14th of May this year I married the man of my dreams! I met him five years ago to the day on match.com. The funny thing is we lived 3 miles from each other but never met. He was the first match.com date I went on and after talking all night I cancelled all my others. A month
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Date 15/09/2016
Met my current girlfriend on match in January. I had been on for a year or so and she had a three day free trial. Lucky for me she sent a witty email and we met up a couple of days after. Haven't been apart since. I've found my future wife and best friend. Hoping to move in together in a few months
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Date 15/09/2016
I joined match in February 2016, as a New Years resolution. I decided it was time to meet that perfect someone. At first I chatted to a few people and was not having much luck during the first two months. In April I talked to a lovely gentleman and we met for a coffee. After a week of chatting, duri
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Date 14/09/2016
Me and my partner met on match.com for same sex couples. She ignored my preferences for age and messaged me anyway! We chatted then met for a drink. Within an hour of meeting I whisked her off to the Lake District for an amazing weekend. When you find someone that special you don't let go! We are ge
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Date 14/09/2016
I met my husband Jeff on match.com in March of this year. I decided to give match a try as I was finally ready to meet my Prince Charming. I knew what I wanted and was at the right time in my life to find him. Jeff actually found me. I knew with that first email he sent that I was intrigued. Afte
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Date 14/09/2016
Hello! On October 30th, 2013 Christopher Bernard and myself, Maggie Mayers went on our first date. On August 13th, 2016 we will be married! Just wanted to let you guys know, since we met on match!
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Date 14/09/2016
I joined match in February 2016, as a New Years resolution. I decided it was time to meet that perfect someone. At first I chatted to a few people and was not having much luck during the first two months. In April I talked to a lovely gentleman and met him for a coffee. After a week of chatting, dur
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Date 08/09/2016
I met my now Husband (as of two weeks ago!) on match.com in 2008. As a student, my flatmate and I joined the site as we were curious and didn't want to date anyone from our uni as it was such a small campus and we wanted to meet other people. What we didn't realise at the time is that further down b
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Date 08/09/2016
I met Katie on match in August 2015 and knew instantly she was the girl I wanted to spend my life with. We were inseparable from the beginning and had combined our two homes together within a few months. Katie has two boys and I have one boy and we have all very quickly become one big family unit. W
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Date 08/09/2016
Hi All, Just thought you ought to know I'm getting married to my best friend found on match.com in 2013!!! We've been together since Feb 2013. Jolyon Loker proposed August last year and this August we set a date for 28th July 2018!!! Thank you so much for introducing us to each other, I've honest
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Date 08/09/2016
I joined match in February 2015 because I had no success with other sites and in my second month I started chatting to a lady who was very local to me. We chatted for a month or so before we eventually met up on the 9th July for out first date where we hit it off right away. A week later we went out
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Date 08/09/2016
It all started here on match for us. We started off texting then we met for the first time at a restaurant of her choice and from there it continued. Long talks till early mornings, walks and spending time together. Betty and I found we have so much in common and our life is now complete with each o
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Date 08/09/2016
I have met the love of my life. I love Alyson for life. I love you baby..
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Date 08/09/2016
I joined the site in Jan 2014. When you join match.com you always hope, at the back of your mind, that you might find a connection, though I don't think you really expect too much more. I joined and the second man I had a date with turned out to be the man of my dreams, my now husband. I always
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Date 08/09/2016
I joined match in Jan 2016 after being single for two years. I felt I had nothing to lose so why not! I got chatting to a few guys and went on two dates over a few months. Both dates were nice but they weren't the right guy for me. After 4 months, I started to wonder whether I would find anyone I re
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Date 08/09/2016
My fiancée and I met on match in November, 2014. I dismissed him at first as we were both recovering from brutal breakups. However, given that my sister and her husband met on match in 2004 and my brother and his wife met on match in 2010, I decided to stick it out. Now we are 100% a match family! 3
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Date 08/09/2016
I'd had a really difficult few years in my life and never thought I'd want to be in a relationship again, but friends who had used match encouraged me to try it. I was on the site for an hour and saw a picture of him with his Great Dane. I have Newfoundland dogs so commented that I also like BIG dog
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Date 08/09/2016
He lived 60 miles away from me. Met half way and after a very funny and strange date of over 9 hours met again and again. Would never have met him without match. We are now getting married and still insanely in love. Have to say I was completely against online dating and my friends signed me up to i
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Date 24/08/2016
Some time passed after my broken engagement and my friend encouraged me to put my profile up on match. I soon began talking to Eric and my life changed! We met at a beautiful restaurant for dinner and with flowers in his hand, started an incredible relationship. He's a wonderful man and without matc
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Date 24/08/2016
I had been on match on and off for a few years. I had met some really nice people but none of them worked out, until I met Adam. We now have a beautiful little girl and couldn't be happier!
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Date 24/08/2016
I was never a believer in love at first sight or had any expectations that I could find my perfect match but I did! I've met my soul mate on match.com and I've never been happier! After a lot of messages back and forth it was clear we had a lot in common and shared many values that are important to
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Date 24/08/2016
I just wanted to let you know that my fiance and I are getting married October 8th of this year. We met on match.com a little over five years ago. Our first date was 7/9/11 and we've been enjoying life ever since. You made another great match! Much Thanks! Jen
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Date 24/08/2016
I know you'’re sitting here thinking that the odds of actually meeting your forever on here are slim to none. That the money spent could be used on better things. But I ask you to take that skepticism and put it aside and give this article a go. It won’'t disappoint! Never Say Never. My soon t
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Date 24/08/2016
I joined match a year and half ago to prove that you can't meet someone decent online. I got a message sent to me within the first hour. We started talking and 24 hours later we decided to meet up 7 days later, as we had a lot of similar interests. The first date was 6 hours long and the rest is h
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Date 24/08/2016
I will tell more later one day, now, this is NOT fabricated, this is the whole truth. I have met the soul mate and the love of my life here, no kidding at all. She is the most lovely creature you could ever meet and I am not saying that because I am in love with her but she really is. She looks l
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