But is online dating an option for singles in South Africa?
Divorcee Debbie du Toit* of Cape Town has been subscribed to various dating websites for the better part of a decade and has lost count of all the dates she’s been on over the years.
Cacioppo said what surprised him the most was “the dramatic shift” in the way people were meeting their partners – 45 per cent of the couples reported having met online.
Cacioppo found that of almost 20 000 couples who took part in the survey (who’d all married between 20), 5,96 per cent of those who met online had divorced, as opposed to the 7,67 per cent of those who met “offline”. Thinking of joining a dating site, but not sure where to sign up?In this guide, we explore the various online dating options available, and clarify your rights as a consumer.You enjoy the finer things in life, your online dating experience should be no different. Our aim is to bring professional successful like minded South African singles together.Not everyone can afford exclusivity, but that's the point.