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10 topics NOT to discuss on a first date

So you've met someone online and there's a chemistry between you both, plenty of flirting and the back and forth banter flows easily. You agree to meet up for a first date at your... Read more »

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7 signs you're ready for a relationship

One of the biggest questions you can ask yourself before you jump online and start dating is "Am I actually ready for a relationship?" Even though you may be single, it doesn't necessarily mean that you want a long-term relationship or that you┬┐re emotionally available to settle down. Read more »

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Aussies so don't want to kiss their politicians

With International Kissing day on July 6 we asked Members which were the most and least kissable professions in Australia. Over 3,200 of you shared your views and while firemen get most women hot under the collar, air hostesses get the top vote from men. Find out what else you thought about kissing... Read more »


Ask John Q&A July 2015

For this Q&A with John Aiken, we're focusing on women. So we invited our female members to send in their dating and relationship questions. As always, there were lots of interesting issues raised... Read more »

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Why it's important to look after yourself

It might seem like a no brainer - but looking after yourself when you're in the dating game, is one of the most important things you can do when trying to find someone special. Because at the end of the day, people make judgments based on first impressions. And one of the first things that a potential... Read more »

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Letting go of past relationship hurts

One of the most important things you can do before jumping into the world of dating is to make sure you've let go of the past. You need to cut yourself free of your relationship baggage so you can leap into dating with a fresh, new, exciting and positive mindset. But this tends to be easier said than done. Old wounds can run deep. Read more »


Is it OK to be dating more than one person?

One of the many advantages of going online to find love is that you have the opportunity to meet a large number of like-minded singles. Rather than wandering around from bar to bar trying to strike up a conversation with a potential love interest - you can hit the net and connect with a number of singles. But with this choice and flexibility comes a question... Read more »

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Top 6 ways to protect yourself online

As part of RSVP's ongoing initiatives to help educate our members about protecting your personal information and cyber security, we've partnered with the Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce to promote the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's 2015 National Fraud Week campaign, running from 18 to 24 May. Read more »

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TOP 5 ways to Get Lucky

To celebrate the release of their saucy, sexy new dating book, Get Lucky, Reality Chick advice columnists Rachel Smith and Pip Harry share their top 5 ways to, er, get lucky. Read more »

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Are men still expected to chase in courtship?

RSVP recently surveyed more than 1,200 members about gender roles in dating and the results show that 82% of single women and 69% of single men like to be pursued by the other person when dating. Read more »

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