The DatingAdvice.com Team Meet Searchmate

Hayley Matthews of Datingadvice.com talks about Searchmate: Julie, a 40-year-old lawyer living in the UK, had gone on four dates through Searchmate before the matchmakers suggested Jonathon, a down-to-earth single father who lived nine miles away. Julie...
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Dating in 2018: Why It’s Time To Get Real

Looking for love in 2018?  Find out why dating is about to get real… It’s Over For Game-Players 2017 was a year of secrets revealed and slipping masks.  Most notably, world leaders and political systems were exposed as never before.  Furthermore,...
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Five Reasons To Swap Online Dating For Personal Matchmaking in 2018

At Searchmate, we know it can be hard to figure out how to meet new people.  Everyday, we speak to single men and women who have decided to swap online dating for personal matchmaking.  As a result, we have a strong understanding of why our clients...
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London Singles: The Most Romantic City Dates

Single in the city over the festive season?  Before you book a panic flight out of town, consider our romantic date ideas for London singles.  There’s still time for our Personal Matchmakers to sprinkle a little of their Christmas  magic to help...
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Online Dating Crime: Searchmate’s Reaction

Online Dating Crime: The Figures There has been a dramatic rise in online dating crime. Last week, Sky News reported that 2,054 offences were recorded between 2011 and 2016. Back in 2011, 140 crimes were recorded.  By 2016 this figure had risen to 676. ...
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The Top Five Things Single Men Want From A Relationship

For both single men and women, understanding what makes the opposite sex tick can seem like an impossible mission.  Just when we think we’ve got a new partner all worked out, we do something that seems to throw them off balance.  Suddenly, we’re...
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Five Ways To Attract Your Perfect Partner This Summer

As the days get longer and the sun becomes brighter, it’s hard not to yearn for someone special.  They say ‘every summer has a story’… here are five ways to attract YOUR perfect partner this summer: Let go of your preconceptions...
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Love Bombing: How Online Predators Are Faking Love

For many single people, online dating appears to offer a way to escape loneliness and social isolation.  Sadly, the internet has also become a hunting ground for those wanting to prey on the weaknesses of others.  At Searchmate, we’ve been finding...
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The Great British Date: UK Singles Willing To Spend More On Romance Than Most Europeans

Forget everything you’ve heard about the great romantic trysts of our French and Italian neighbours; the truth is, UK singles are willing to spend more on romance than most Europeans.   While a French couple spends an average of £46.00 on an evening...
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No Valentine’s Card This Year?

No Valentine’s Card This Year? No Valentine’s card this year? It certainly is disappointing if that hoped for card or gift didn’t materialise, especially if you started the year so positively believing that 2017 was going to be THE year...
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