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How to stay safe online

We’re committed to providing our members with a safe and secure online dating experience, so here are our tops tops for safer dating. Tell the truth Lying on your profile, whether it’s about your age or appearance, will never end well. When you finally meet your match in real life you’ll soon be found out… Read more

UK dating awards

The UK Dating Awards 2014

Last week, we joined our friends and peers to celebrate the best of the British dating industry at the inaugural UK Dating Awards at the prestigious Honourable Artillery Company! Founded by dating blogger Charly Lester, the awards recognised excellence and expertise in dating, with the aim of establishing a mark of trust for UK dating… Read more

A couple on their first date

5 steps to secure a second date

If you’ve played your cards right online and landed yourself a date, give yourself a pat on the back! But don’t celebrate too much as there’s still work to do. Securing a second date is your next goal. Here’s our advice on how to make it happen. Make a great first impression A first date… Read more


Movember: the halfway point

We’re half way through the month and team at Global Personals are showing off their strong upper lips around the office. This isn’t just a bold (and very questionable) fashion statement, they’re taking part in Movember. It’s a chance for men across the UK to do their bit for a worthy cause. All funds that… Read more


5 ways to take advantage of the busy season

The number of people using online dating sites increases by almost 350% over the festive season! With so many people online, this is the time to make the most of your dating experience and find your perfect match. Update your profile Whether it’s tweaking your bio or updating the details of who you’re looking for,… Read more

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