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Latest success stories

Date 02/07/2015
We have a simple story of 'When you know, you know!' We spoke for the first time on match on the Wednesday, arranged a date on the Thursday night, And from the second we saw each other, it was non stop talking! And on the Friday evening we met again, made things official and labeled it "In a Rel
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Date 24/06/2015
I had been on match.com on and off for a while and was about to give up on the idea when I got talking to Darrell. After our first date in April 2010 we were inseparable. After dating a couple of months we got a home together, we were then engaged and married in October 2012. It wasn't long after
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Date 24/06/2015
My name is Renata and I met Jeff on Match.com in October 2014. We had our first date 11th January 2014 at a local pub. I still can't believe we sat there talking for three hours, it went so fast. On 1st April 2015 we decided to go back to our local where he proposed! I was in complete shock. The
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Date 24/06/2015
I met my better half on Match six years ago and after a few dates I knew she was the one for me. She is my soul mate. A little while later I proposed to her on Christmas and she very happily accepted. Two years later we were married and we've been totally happy ever since. From the first time I
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Date 23/06/2015
We're getting married! July 2nd 2010 seems a long time ago now, so much has happened. We're both divorcees with 2 children each and were about to take a break from online dating when we met (no it isn't always an easy ride) Thank goodness we didn't. Now we have a beautiful home together, have had
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Date 23/06/2015
I wanted to share my story, I met Tina on the 12th August 2013 under the clock tower at Kings Cross station with two latte coffees. 18 months later on the 4th April 2015 we married at Dulwich College in London. Thank you Match for help soul mate and beautiful wife. Dan & Tina
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Date 23/06/2015
My name is Andrew and I met my Wife Susan on match.com in October 2004. After the usual emails we arranged to meet up in Edinburgh and the rest the say is history! We bought a house together in January 2005 and our first child Sam was born at the end of December 2005. We married on 7th April 2007
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Date 23/06/2015
John and I met on Match in early March. In fact I was just logging onto suspend my account as I had become a bit deflated. I noticed a message from John. And not just a "hi how you doing" type message. It was a proper grown up message addressing all my "criteria". It made me smile. We messaged back
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Date 23/06/2015
My husband and I met on match.com. After dating for a week, we knew that this was it! We met November 2013, engaged April 2014, and married November 2015. I am so thankful for match and the love it brought into my life!
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Date 23/06/2015
Ash and I met through match.com on the 18th August 2012. Now, 3 years later on the 18th August 2015 we are getting married on the island of Mallorca.We also have a son, Brody, who is 10 months old. Without match.com our paths would never have crossed! We would like to share our story with others to
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Date 23/06/2015
Hi- you matched Chris and I about 11 years ago. I was the first one he messaged! We met up on Richmond bridge at twilight and pretended to be spies. We're now married and just about to move into our first house. We work for the same organisation and run a comedy night together in our spare time.
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Date 22/06/2015
Eulanda and I met through Match.com early in 2012. She was in London from the US to study for a MSc while I had already lived in the UK for almost a decade. We were both looking to try something different and by joining Match.com we were both stepping out of our comfort zones. After a few days e
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Date 22/06/2015
Jen and I met via Match.com in 2012 and we're getting married in Spring 2016 :) Thanks match.com :)) We're having our Sikh engagement this summer and got her a Kate Middleton style blue sapphire and diamond ring which is gorgeous. We're both doctors and instantly hit it off! We're happy to send
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Date 22/06/2015
Hi folks, I accidentally put my profile on Match.Affinity, the sister site, and started corresponding with a guy on that site whilst looking on Match.com. Well, we arranged to meet, but he couldnt drive at the time after his op, so against my own judgement I arranged to pick him up, then go somew
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Date 03/06/2015
Me and my partner Andy met here. I had almost given up hope and was about to close my account. Then Andy popped up. He wasn't like everyone else that had contacted me before. He was interested in me. After a few months of talking, we decided to meet. He was really shy when we met, not my usual type.
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Date 03/06/2015
I joined Match two years ago purely to prove to my work colleagues that I'd given it a go and it hadn't worked. After all, how could I possibly meet Mr Right on a dating website when I'm shy around strangers and felt so anxious about getting "back out there"? But you guessed it, I did meet my soul
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Date 03/06/2015
I am a mother of 2 and was a bit scared to try the online dating sites. My true thought going into this adventure was online dating never works. But my friends egged me on to try Match. So I did. I subscribed in July of 2014. I talked to a few men and made some good friends but 7 days into this a
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Date 03/06/2015
I was on Match for quite some years but due to personal circumstances and time I never got a chance to use it properly! I went on many dates, but nothing really clicked until June 2013. I made contact with a very elusive, young lady called Shelly and we eventually met up 2 weeks later on June 28th.
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Date 03/06/2015
Ian and I met on Match back in September 2010 and then bought our home together in July 2011 in Southsea, Hampshire. We are now getting married on the 26 September this year with a honeymoon in Sri Lanka. Since we first started talking to each other we both knew we had found our soul mate and all
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Date 03/06/2015
Hi all, just wanted to let you know that I met my partner on here just over three years ago and we are getting married this year in September!!! Would recommend match to anyone. Thank you match!! xx
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Date 03/06/2015
We are a few months into planning our wedding after meeting on here in June 2013 & thought we'd share our success story. Thanks to match I met the man of my dreams, soppy I know, but it's what I was looking for. I'm so glad I let my friends persuade me to join. More & more people meet on match & it
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Date 03/06/2015
Hi, to those who are still looking for love, it does work. I have been seeing a lady for one year now and just had our 1st anniversary this weekend. It has been a wonderful year for us.
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Date 03/06/2015
Mark and I were becoming increasingly exasperated at the thought of more unsuccessful dates from the internet dating sites. Oh yes, we were at the top of every dinner party guest list and we kept friends and work colleagues constantly amused with our tales of weird and wonderful would-be suitors but
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Date 03/06/2015
I met someone in 2012, we went all crazy, in 6 months I proposed then we bought a house then...we got married 13-12-13, we have a son who is 1 already and if I had a chance, I will do it all over again! Take your chance...
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Date 03/06/2015
I met my husband on this site. We met online on July 17, 2014 and we were married on January 1, 2015 at midnight. Match.com is the best meeting place to find real people. My husband and I both agree that we found our forever match on this site. We are the perfect match for each other and just want t
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Date 03/06/2015
Hannah and I met through Match and started dating in June 2012 - we just got married last weekend. Given I live in Manchester and Hannah (used to) live in Chesterfield, we would never have met without Match. Nick & Hannah
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Date 29/05/2015
Dear Match.com, I just thought I would let you know that I met my partner David on your site in March 2013. I was (begrudgingly) set up on Match.com by my hairdresser, I was anti dating sites and happy on my own but she was adamant that I wasn't leaving her salon until I was signed up. She had se
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Date 13/03/2015
Hi, I joined match in September 2012, met my partner in January 2013 and we are getting married at the end of August 2015 this year!!! Got to admit I went on a lot of dates but I think if you join a dating site with an open mind and don't expect something that is unattainable, it will work for
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Date 13/03/2015
I met James in January 2013 after my friends set me up on match after a girly night of moaning about men. I was a bit sceptical at first as I never thought online dating could work but I thought I would give it a go anyway! James and I arranged to meet and we got along really well and I knew tha
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Date 12/03/2015
Hi Match, After going through a bad time in my life, I joined match, more for just chatting to new people than expecting to meet someone. I began talking to a nice guy from Dorset. We had so much in common, we talked for hours and hours, we have the same sense of humour. I couldn't believe I
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Date 12/03/2015
Hi I would like to share our story with you. I joined Match.com 2012 and was lucky enough to have had a couple of meet ups but they were not successful but none the less it was good fun meeting new people. I had a message from one rather attractive and funny fella who lived in Kent, far to far aw
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Date 05/03/2015
I met Eric after he messaged me on match.com. He was not on my radar because he didn't meet my height requirement (shallow I know) and he was far too young to be mature or established enough to be husband material. But I was his top match (he wasn't as shallow in his requirements). Eric's messages
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Date 05/03/2015
Charles and I met on match.com in 2001. We have happily lived together for 13 years and just got married last October. I dated a few nice men before Charles. But we clicked from our first emails and have been inseparable since. I never would have met Charles if not for Match. He lived in another cit
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Date 29/01/2015
My partner and I met each other from match.com. We met in august 2013 and we fell in love and we are now due to get married may 2015
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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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