Dive Into Dating

Pepper’s Ten Commandments of Online Dating – Playing by the New Rules

Pepper’s Ten Commandments of Online Dating – Playing by the New Rules

Because I am a college professor, the new year always starts for me in the fall. I recognize that the actual year shifts numbers in January- but to me September is when the students come back, all bright eyed and eager to start new courses again. So, in honor of the “new year” I’d like […]

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Summer Bodies

Summer Bodies

Been feeling lonely lately? It might be intensified because it’s the season of the maximal exposure of flesh – bodies everywhere! Its hard not to think of pairing up when you don’t even have to go to the beach to see men and women whose shorts are so teenie and tops are so minimal that […]

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Find Love this Summer

Find Love this Summer

Summer has arrived. It’s time for long awaited vacations, unwelcome sunburns, holiday backyard barbeques, and weddings. That’s right, it’s wedding season-which can be a real pain in the heart for singles. Traditional romantics plan for a summer wedding so they can have their event outside with less fear of an unaccommodating weather display. As a […]

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Summer of Love

Summer of Love

It’s Summertime! Even if the weather is uncertain at times, from here on out we can usually expect sun, beach weather conditions and outdoor events to be part of the game plan. This makes it a perfect time to start dating and to liven up your dates with inexpensive ways of having fun out-of-doors. Getting […]

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Date Ideas

HISS YOU VALENTINE’S DAY!

HISS YOU VALENTINE’S DAY!

I know it’s popular right now to HATE Valentine’s Day.   But I don’t, strictly speaking. I actually like red and pink together, though obviously there’s major overkill in February. I like chocolate and candy hearts… especially on the 15th when they’re half off. And I have to admit I love the idea of a […]

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Winter Date Ideas

Winter Date Ideas

It may seem winter’s just too cold for dating. Not true; we can use winter to our advantage. Here are 10 tips for great dates that will warm up your winter life. 1. Tromping Around in the Snow. If your date skis or snowboards, this might be an easy pick. But it’s a little more […]

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Fall Date Ideas

Fall Date Ideas

There are references to summer, with an occasional sunny and welcoming day. And, more than a hint of the advent of winter. But, fall is really a fleeting season. This makes dates a little more challenging to plan. However, fear not; there’re all kinds of ways to charm the man or woman of your dreams […]

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Summer’s Here! 10 Great Summer Date Ideas!

Summer’s Here! 10 Great Summer Date Ideas!

Let’s face it. Starting a relationship is hard – and impressing a new person in your life can be even harder. Ah, but if you think of great dates – it all may be easier than you think! Here are ten ideas for this summer, guaranteed (well, most likely…) to create a great impression, maximize […]

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Relationship Tips

Introducing Your Loved One to Family and Friends

Introducing Your Loved One to Family and Friends

Easy does it! Just repeat after me, “I know this is hard to do. But millions have done it before me, and millions will do it after me.” Now, take a deep breath, and we’ll continue. You are head-over-heels loopy about this wonderful person you have recently become enamored with from PerfectMatch.com. Naturally, at some […]

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What Is Compatibility?

What Is Compatibility?

A lot of Internet sites promote themselves by inundating the consumer with an overwhelming number of intake questions all designed to finding you their version of a “perfect match“. Many of these sites will match you up in ways which are comfortable and familiar. For example, if members only want to be matched with people […]

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How to Know if You are in Love

How to Know if You are in Love

We all know the first signs of love: Intense interest in the other person; a quickening pulse when he or she enters the room; consuming thoughts about them when they are gone; desire for their approval; desire for union; and knowing that their love is valuable, special, and unique in your life. But is that […]

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Balancing Life While Looking For Love

Balancing Life While Looking For Love

It’s simply time for ME! You’ve made the decision that no matter what, it’s high time you devoted some time to looking for love. Problem is, you don’t know how to do it. The idea sounds great, but by the time you are through with work, household issues, seeing friends, doing basic personal maintenance and […]

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Love and Money

Back to Basics

Back to Basics

Let’s say you’re just like millions of others out there: You’ve lost your job; can’t find another one; lost a lot of money when your stocks plummeted or your 401k dropped off the face of the earth; or won’t be receiving the bonus you were counting on. Maybe you’re just being cautious because you know […]

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Can You Afford to Find Love Now?

Can You Afford to Find Love Now?

We’re all aware that we’re going through a rough period in our country. The economy stands on the abyss, ($700 billion – incredible!), home values continue to drop, mortgages are harder to get then ever, and gas prices have become a line item in everyone’s budget. It’s hard to face these challenges. But, the worst […]

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Great Date…Less Cost

Great Date…Less Cost

“I can’t afford to date” is an objection I’ve heard before. Indeed, the cost of too many dinners and coffee dates can mount up and then, yes, it’s just too expensive to continue. Valid point. After you’ve utilized PerfectMatch‘s revolutionary Duet® Total Compatibility System and cutting-edge tools, I believe there’re a lot of exciting and […]

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Searching for Love in a Down Market

Searching for Love in a Down Market

It’s hard to read the financial pages these days isn’t it? Even harder to look at any investment account. There’re only two real responses to both, and only one of them is good. One is to dissolve into despair and sink into destructive acts like drinking or sleeping all day. The other is to refocus […]

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Online Dating Safety Tips and Advice

Online Dating Safety Tips and Advice

PerfectMatch.com is a great way to meet serious, committed adults looking for long-term relationships. It’s also a great place to build loving and trusting friendships that can lead to lasting relationships. Use good judgment and be responsible when communicating with or meeting other members. DON’T RUSH IT Take your time. Capitalize on the anonymity advantage […]

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Online Dating Etiquette

Online Dating Etiquette

I know from firsthand experience what the “Ten Commandments of Online Etiquette” should be. There are just too many nasty transgressions of common courtesy and good faith beginnings. So, here are the etiquette rules I wish everyone would live by. One It’s not nice to lie about your marital status or intentions. And, guess what? […]

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Top 10 Things for a Successful Date Night

Top 10 Things for a Successful Date Night

So you found a connection on PerfectMatch.com, so now what? Here are our top 10 tips for a successful date. 1. Plan. Waiting until the last minute may make things spontaneous – or disastrous. Plan your date in advance, set expectations and ensure your date is in agreement. Know how to get there, where to […]

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