It does take a little longer to get started on e Harmony, but why would you want to rush something as important as finding love?With us, you can rest assured that you’re investing time with a site that’s tailored to you, so you can forget all about disposable dating and finally find that keeper.(A score of 100 indicates respondents were completely satisfied; 80 was very satisfied and 60 was fairly well-satisfied.) Still, many users found the sites frustrating.In fact, when compared to other consumer products, like cars, computers and credit cards, online dating services received the lowest satisfaction scores Consumer Reports had ever seen, Gilman said.Amy Giberson, now 34, was reluctant to try internet dating again but she decided to give it one more shot in 2014. There are a slew of sites and apps to help singles find love and, for the most part, they work, according to Consumer Reports.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.With a free e Harmony membership, you’ll be able to take our Relationship Questionnaire, receive the Book of You – a complimentary personality profile that’s unique to you – see your matches, and send and receive smiles and icebreakers from people you’re compatible with.
Fancy giving e Harmony a go but not sure if you’re ready to make a commitment? You can check out your matches, see who catches your eye, and send a smile or an icebreaker to get things started before taking the plunge with one of our tailored subscription packages.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.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.