Gone are the days of scouring bars, nightclubs and other nighttime hangouts in search of your next date. The Internet is taking over in terms of dating. There are many websites devoted to matching single Arlington men and women and helping them find romantic matches.
One of the most well-known Internet dating sites is eharmony.com. At eharmony.com, single Arlington men and women can sign up, take a free personality test and receive profiles of others who match on the important relationship points found in that personality test. If you see a profile of a single Arlington man or woman you're interested in, you can become a paying member and initiate contact with your match. Rates start at $49.95 per month, with the first 7-days of your membership acting as a risk-free trial. If you're not happy with your single Arlington matches, you can cancel your membership and receive a full refund. If you are happy with your single Arlington matches, continue your membership and save with multi-month packages.
Another popular Internet dating site for single Arlington men and women is iMatchup.com. iMatchup offers both matching and searching options. You can have the service match up what you're looking for with single Arlington members looking for a profile similar to yours. Otherwise, you can enter specific search criteria and choose through the members in your area. The initial sign up at iMatchup.com is free. If you find someone you're interested in, or if you want to use the Matchup program, you can sign up for either a Gold or Platinum membership. Gold memberships start at $24.95 per month and Platinum memberships start at $34.95 per month. If you choose to remain a member of iMatchup.com, you can save by buying multi-month packages.
If you find the prospect of Internet dating somewhat intimidating, you can try 8 Minute Dating, which marries speed dating and Internet dating. With 8 Minute Dating, you sign up for an evening of speed dating at 8minutedating.com. On the night of your speed dating event, you'll meet 20 to 100 single Arlington professionals and participate in 8 one-on-one mini-dates that last 8 minutes each. At the end of the night, go home, log on to 8minutedating.com and type in the names of the people you were interested in. If they were interested in you too, you'll receive their contact information so you can work toward setting up a 2nd date. Events range from $35 to $45 in cost, but come with the guarantee if you don't find anyone you're interested in - the next event is free.
If you wind up meeting the man or woman of your dreams on one of these Internet dating sites, the Internet can also help you plan the perfect Arlington wedding. PartyPop.com is a great site for Arlington wedding information, from party themes and a budget calculator to Arlington wedding planners. Another site, theknot.com, also has many great planning tools.
Finding a date has become much easier with the advent of Internet dating. From the safety of your own home, you can search through profiles and reject those you're not interested in, without actually having to face anyone. And with the matching sites, you get professional help with finding just the right person to match your needs and wants. Give it a try today!