"Online dating is different from shopping for other kinds of things like a sweater. With dating, the sweater has to like you back," said Margot Gilman, Money Editor for Consumer Reports.
Yet 44% of respondents also say thanks to dating online, they have had or are in a serious long-term relationship or have even gotten married."I was about to give up online dating completely, when I got a message from Brian.
Membership fees can vary greatly from service to service. Melissa Emsley had been using online dating apps for five years-"When you get your hopes built up sometimes to meet the right person and then that chemistry is just not there. In Consumer Reports' survey, respondents gave online dating sites the lowest satisfaction scores Consumer Reports has seen for any rated service in two decades - even lower than cable TV companies! Consumer Reports surveyed nearly 10,000 online daters to find out.has two big advantages on its side: a massive user base and one of the most recognizable names in online dating.Reviewers say these two factors mean Match is still the traditional online dating site to beat, and they like that the site attracts users of all ages, many of whom seem to want something a little more serious than a fling.