Our Deepest Fears Realized: Most Couples Meet Online Now

Meeting online is trending upward, and fewer and fewer people are meeting at work, school, or through friends or family.
Nick Keppler
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money brain

Never Get Charged for a “Free” Trial Again

It’s easy to forget to cancel a free trial and wind up paying for a subscription service you don't really want. Here are five ways to make sure that never, ever happens to you again.
Molly Kay
Astro Guide

Don't Filter Your Bumble Matches By Zodiac Sign—Do This Instead

In late 2018, the dating app released a new astrology feature that allows you to sort matches by sun sign. Staff astrologer Annabel Gat explains why this is a terrible idea.
Annabel Gat

All The Dating Apps, Ranked by How Badly They'll Disappoint You

Let's be honest: Meet cutes are not real, so we sifted through dating apps so you wouldn't have to.
Helen Meriel Thomas

Grow Up, You Can't Be 'Ghosted' on a Dating App

You don't owe someone you've never met a full explanation about why you've stopped replying.
Hannah Ewens
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LA's Alleged 'Dine-and-Dash Dater' Is Now Facing Up to 13 Years in Prison

Cops say he's racked up a tab of more than $950 on his two-year, meal-stealing spree.
River Donaghey

It's Almost Never Worth Spending Money for a Dating App

If you want better matches—and more dates—on Tinder, Bumble or other apps, focus on your profile instead of upgrading to a paid version.
Molly Kay

Clippers Send Out Anne Frank Dating App Tweet, Delete Immediately

Oh, and Ayn Rand was up in the mix, too. For some goddamn reason.
Liam Daniel Pierce
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bumble Users Won't Be Able to Flaunt Guns in Profile Pics Anymore

Dudes will have to pad out their profiles with more pictures of fishing or something.
River Donaghey

Are Gay Dating Apps Doing Enough to Respond to User Discrimination?

Some say it is high time that apps like Grindr changed their filter features.
Jon Shadel

Turns Out You’re Not the Only One Hiding Tinder in a Folder

Fifty-three percent of people are still embarrassed by dating apps, even though the exact same number have used them.
VICE Staff
online dating

How Rejected Men Use Dating Apps to Torment Women

Lack of security on Tinder and Bumble put women disproportionately at risk.
Brent Holmes