Now that you're well versed on the Russian dating industry, here are 20 things to know about RussianLoveMatch.com.
1. Russian Love Match is a Florida-based business that works with a network of agencies in Eastern Europe.
2. These agencies are known as introduction agencies and are where female members go to correspond with Western men. They provide computers, web cams, and translators to help ladies communicate with potential matches.
3. Russian Love match and sister site Hot Russian Brides have been in business since 2003.
4. To join RLM or HRB, men must single and at least 21 years old. Russian women must be single and at least 18.
5. Though anyone can view the ladies' profiles, men's profiles are private.
6. Most of the women on Russian Love Match are from Ukraine, not Russia, with more ladies joining every day.
7. Russian Love Match does not sell women in any way, shape, or form.
8. RLM's membership fees help facilitate communication between Russian women and Western men. Nothing more, nothing less.
9. Many of the women on Russian Love Match have professional profile photos. It's standard in the industry.
10. The introduction agencies offer free or discounted photography services.
11. The women on RLM are not paid to chat with Western men or feign interest in potential suitors.
12. Members receive a lot of email and chat requests from the women of Russian Love Match.
13. We offer four levels of membership – Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum.
14. Premium members (Gold, Silver, Platinum) are eligible for discounts and additional perks.
15. Members can exchange personal contact information after completing the Intimacy Request process.
16. Russian Love Match does not allow women to ask for money or gifts. Members can report violations to our customer service department.
17. We take scamming very seriously and will investigate any and all scammer complaints.
18. Customers can reach us by phone, email, web form, or web hostess.
19. Introduction videos, sometimes known as profile videos, give women the chance to share more of their life, hobbies, and interests.
20. RLM offers a free credits and referral program.