SOURCE: Consumer Reports "It's clear that online dating websites play a major role in the lives of many consumers — we invest a tremendous amount of time, money and emotional energy.It really is a consumer issue worthy of our attention." said Margot Gilman, money editor for Consumer Reports.More than half, or 53 percent, of single people have created a dating profile, according to Match's recent Singles in America study, which polled over 5,000 single men and women in December.Today, 40 percent of singles have dated someone they met online, while only 25 percent met a first date through a friend.
She downloaded the Match app and connected with Justin Pounders, also 34, almost immediately. Nearly half, or 44 percent, of those who tried online dating said it led to a serious long-term relationship or marriage, the magazine found.To ensure your online dating experience is a success, our dedicated customer care team are available 5 days a week via Email. Premium membership payment is made online by selecting a premium offer, entering your preferred method of payment and then clicking the ‘Purchase’ button.Elite Singles accepts payment from debit and credit cards (VISA, Master Card, AMEX) as well as Pay Pal.Unlike some UK premium dating websites, we use a smart matchmaking method for a smooth browsing experience and to reduce time wasted looking at unsuitable profiles.This way we consider both our members’ personal relationship preferences and some key personality traits to give daily suggestions of other like-minded members.