It really is a consumer issue worthy of our attention." said Margot Gilman, money editor for Consumer Reports.
Overall, respondents preferred free sites like Ok Cupid, Tinder and Grindr over paid sites like Match and e Harmony, in part because of the value.
With an estimated 1,000 online dating sites in existence, however, it can be hard to sift through all the options and decide which is the best site.
Creating online dating profiles helps consumers carefully consider potential matches.
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Online dating has grown in popularity to the point where there is almost no social stigma attached to it.Unfortunately, the ongoing war is one that's highlighted whenever Valentine's Day approaches.After all, no other day reminds people of the loneliness that comes with not being matched up with another.But even if you're currently not paired up with a special someone, there's no need to wallow!The Internet, thankfully, allows us to hunt for our true loves—or even booty calls—without ever cruising bars, joining book clubs, going on speed dates, or even rolling out of bed and getting dressed.