The Pros Where have all the good men (and women) gone?
“It is becoming increasingly difficult for LDS people to meet a potential spouse once they’re out of college,” says Alisa Snell, a dating coach and marriage and family therapist in Utah.
“When I date online I’m confident, whereas in normal single situations I can get insecure and be reduced to a high school junior. I love having a say in who I meet and who I date.”One of the best attributes of online dating is the variety. Below are just a handful of websites LDS singles commonly log on to.· ldssingles.com· eharmony.com· match.com· ldsmingle.com· ldsplanet.com· Simply said: Online dating can work.“Some people think online dating is unnatural,” says James Green, general manager of
Not only can you specify your religious preferences on your profile, but you can also do so in Match’s Discover Section.
Match also tops our list because it’s the most affordable option — register, upload your info and photos, browse, receive matches, and flirt.
An old friend of mine is Mormon, and I remember she used to meet her boyfriends at church functions or other LDS-related events.
Because this was before online dating really took off, and because she wanted to be with someone who practiced the same religion, it seemed like she was kinda limited to these activities.
It’s true that is open to singles of all religions.
However, because the site has over 30 million members (not to mention gets over 13.5 million monthly visitors), we promise you won’t have any trouble finding an LDS match.
Between demanding schedules of work, school, family, and church, it can be difficult to stop and smell the potential roses.
Here are 20 points—broken up into four categories—that will tell you virtually everything you need to know.
“You’re just not in front of the masses, which translates to fewer opportunities.”Holly Coleman, 36, can’t argue there.“You get to the point—especially in my age group—when you feel like you’ve met every eligible person in your circles,” says Coleman, who met her husband on e Harmony and married him in 2011.
“Going online opens up possibilities to meet more people.”Need another perk?
Now that online dating has become a standard for most singles, it’s easier than ever for them, as well as my friend, to find their ideal matches.