Feb 9, 2019

The loneliness epidemic: Singles turn to matchmakers for help

People are lonelier than ever. And they’re turning to matchmakers — both digital and human — to find companionship.

The big picture: One study found that over half of dating app users reported feeling lonely after swiping. But by 2040, 70% of people are expected to meet through dating apps.

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