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and twice as many relationships" as its next leading competitor.
Despite the purported success rates of sites like and e Harmony, marriages and long-term relationships can still emerge from released in February found that among Americans sampled "who have been with their spouse or partner for five years or less ...
boasts "600,000 married couples who met on e Harmony," and writes on their site that, on average, "438 people get married every day in the United States because of e Harmony." That number comes from a 2012 survey that was paid for by e Harmony, so take from it what you will — but it's certainly possible that e Harmony's reputation for leading to marriage may have the circular effect of attracting people who are looking for serious relationships..
In February, e Harmony CEO Neil Clark Warren, who co-founded the company as a Christian dating site, told CNN, "We didn't want to pretend to be experts on gay and lesbian couples ... It's a different match."In the same interview, Warren defended e Harmony against apps like Tinder, saying that Tinder was used for hook-ups, not marriage.
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