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At the two biggest subscription-based sites in the U.S., ( a month) and e Harmony ( a month), users can save by signing on for, say, a six-month bundle ( per month and per month, respectively).Thomas, assistant professor of sociology at the University of Mexico, “that’s been sharply on the decline since the advent of the Internet.” The dating industry is now worth about .4 billion, with revenue split between advertising and subscription services, up revenue up around 5% per year, according to a report by research firm IBISWorld.
You may now see our list and photos of women who are in your area and meet your preferences.With the rise of apps like Tinder and sites like Match.com, there’s never been more opportunities to meet your special someone through online channels. adults—5.6 million people—reported using online dating sites in the past 30 days.But just how many people are hooking up online these days? That’s more than double that of five years ago, according to new analysis of survey data from market research company Gf K MRI. “Finding a soul mate can cost you.” As the data breach of the adultery website, Ashley Madison.com, has shown, online dating doesn’t come cheap — in terms of monthly fees and, in extreme cases, public embarrassment and lawyer’s fees in divorce court.Hackers alleged late Tuesday that they had dumped account details and log-in information of around 32 million users of the website, revealing millions of street addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and credit-card details.