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5 Basic Russian Dating Rules

28. January 2010 by Christy 0 Comments

Dating Russian and Ukrainian women isn't an exact science, but there are a few things you can do to improve your chances for success on Below are 5 basic rules a gentleman should follow when embarking on the adventure that is Russian dating.

Be Yourself

Post accurate profile photos and don’t lie about your age, your job, your income, or any other aspect of your life. Resist the urge to exaggerate or embellish facts, and be honest about your feelings at all times. This is the only way you can find the Russian or Ukrainian woman who is right for you.

Never, Ever Send Money

Never, ever send money to a Russian or Ukrainian woman you have never met or barely know. Even if you believe you know a woman well, it’s still wise to proceed with caution. If a lady on RussianLoveMatch asks, or even hints, for money ignore her request and report her to our customer service department.


Look Beyond Beautiful Profile Photos

There are hundreds of breathtakingly beautiful women on However, a man cannot expect to build a successful relationship on looks alone. If you are seriously seeking a long-term relationship, your must look past gorgeous profile photos and consider all of a lady’s qualities.


Be Realistic

To have the best experience on RussianLoveMatch, it’s important that a gentleman have realistic expectations. Men should understood that traditional mail order brides no longer exist and that Western men cannot pick ladies from our site and have them shipped to their doors. Additionally, the ladies are free to pursue or reject whoever they want, regardless of how much a man has paid to chat with them. The easiest way to maintain a realistic set of expectations is to treat Russian dating the same as dating someone from your own country.


Take Your Time

Too many gentlemen try to rush through the Russian dating experience. Building a successful relationship takes time, especially when a man and a woman live in separate countries! Take your time on and really get to know the lady or ladies who interest you. Gentlemen who expect to find the Russian woman of their dreams in a matter of weeks or months will likely be very disappointed.


For additional tips on dating Russian women, check out the Tips and Advice section of this blog. While there are no guarantees, gentlemen who make an effort to educate themselves about Russian women and Russian dating generally have a higher rate of success than men who wing it.