6 Clear Signs You Should Break Up With Your Partner

There’s a saying that illustrates how excruciating it is to walk away from a relationship: nothing dies as slowly than a dream. This is #relatable because most people begin...

Experts On Why The First Year of Marriage is the Hardest

By the time you reach the chapel—most people feel like they’ve been through war. Not only have they conquered the battlefield of dating the worst of the worse to...

eHarmony Review: Everything You Need to Know

Have you been in so many dead-end relationships you’ve lost count? Or the concept of online dating itself feels foreign and unappealing? Are you more of a serious—and perhaps,...

OkCupid Review: Everything You Need to Knowmains

Our Rating Pros/Cons From the Experts Fast Facts Pros Robust profiles. Inclusive community. Effective matching algorithm. Cons Complicated messaging. Hipster crowd. No difference in memberships. Number of Members: 10 million users, with 5 million...

Dating Glossary: Micro-Cheating

TLDR: Micro-cheating: where you aren’t 100 percent emotionally faithful to your partner–but physically, you don’t break any rules. Some couples find the concept of monogamy restrictive and unreasonable, prompting them...

Dating Glossary: Benching

TLDR: Benching is when you keep someone on the backburner—just in case someone else better doesn’t come along. Those star-studded, rose-colored rom coms all have one shiny quality in...

Dating Glossary: Ghosting

TLDR: Ghosting: when someone you’re romantically interested in completely disappears without warning or communication. You swipe right. You match. You start a witty banter. You go out on a Tuesday...

Dating Glossary: Cuffing Season

TLDR: Cuffing season: when singles actively seek a partner once the weather transitions from warm to cold temperatures. The second the first chill hits the air, the run-of-the-mill posts...

Dating Glossary: Catfishing

TLDR: Catfishing is when someone pretends to be someone they aren’t online—and never wants to meet you in person. While your grandpa might associate this lake creature with a fun...

Plenty of Fish (POF) Review: Everything You Need to Know

Our Rating Pros/Cons From the Experts Fast Facts Pros Lots of users. It’s free—and has great filters. Ideal for 18-25 year olds, and those in remote areas. Cons There is no ID verification. ...

30 Relationship Memes That Are So Relatable, It Hurts

There’s a reason relationship memes go viral: no matter if you’re single, divorced, married, engaged or somewhere in between ‘em all, they’re incredibly relatable. Most of these one-to-two liners...

Everything You Need to Know About a Polyamorous Relationship

Human sexuality is a complicated, fascinating and beautiful facet of life. Countless sociologists, psychologists, scientists and doctors have studied what makes one person attracted to one another, how people...

7 Dating Experiences Everyone Should Have By 30

I have a little confession to make: when I turned 25, I was devastated. Though at the time, I lived in New York City where toxic bachelorhood runs rampant...

Science Says Your Fake Photos Aren’t Fooling Anyone

We’ve all been there. Thanks to a messy breakup, a stressful quarter at work, troubles with friendships or a mere lazy streak, we’ve packed on a few pounds. So...

8 Dating Tips For Introverts

It’s Friday night, and your group of close friends is blowing off steam from the work week with a round of happy hour drinks. While your outgoing, enthusiastic friend...
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Here’s Why You Should Find Someone Who Teases You

Got a minute? Cool. Close your eyes and think of your best friend. You’ll probably think of a goofy moment you shared, or how they’ve been there for you...

4 Things You Need to Know About Facebook’s Dating App

For the last six months, information has swarmed about Facebook’s latest innovation: a dating app. They’ve been live in Colombia for a few months, while it’s rumored to also...

Match.com Review: Everything You Need to Know

Our Rating Pros/Cons From the Experts Fast Facts Pros: Huge User Base Focused on user safety and security Meetups and events encourage offline relationships Cons Options somewhat overwhelming Connections require greater effort No...

Coffee Meets Bagel Review: Everything You Need to Know

Our Rating Pros/Cons From the Experts Fast Facts Pros User-friendly. More relationship-focused approach. Better odds for women. Cons There is less selection/browsing. More difficult for men. It takes more time. Number of Members: Not...

Over 50 and Single? You Need to Know About the Lumen App

If you have already climbed your way over that hill—and perhaps, then some—you know fielding through eligible singles in your 50s and beyond is quite the learning curve. While...