Our mission

match.com is committed to keeping you safe


  • match.com is committed to keeping you safe
  • Personal data protection
  • Profile content verification
  • Full control over contacts
  • Honesty

match.com is committed to keeping you safe

  • Profiles verified upon registration
  • Inappropriate profiles detected and deleted
  • Help us by reporting inappropriate behaviour:
  • HOW?

    • Click on ‘Report this profile’ from the profile page or match.com Messenger
    • Click on ‘Report this profile’ from an email
  • match.com will check every report that it receives and will take the necessary measures, ranging from a warning to deleting a profile.

Personal data protection

Your personal data is handled in the strictest confidence (email address, telephone number & real identity)

  • Under no circumstances will match.com divulge this information to another member of the site.
  • You are the only who who can reveal this information to another member, in accordance with match.com’s Terms and Conditions.

Profile content verification

  • Ads and photos are systematically checked by our moderation team before being published on the website.
  • Cohesion verification between the information provided in a profile, the photo and the ad.
  • Any photos, ads or profiles that are inappropriate, vulgar or do not adhere to the terms and conditions will be rejected.

Full control over contacts

  • There are 3 features allowing you to fully control who can contact you:
  • The ‘Blacklist’ function blocks a member from contacting you (emails & IM)
  • The ‘unavailable’ mode allows you to browse match.com without being detected
  • The Contact Filter allows you to choose who can contact you by selecting which criteria matter to you (with a photo, age, etc.). Members who do not match.com these criteria will be unable to contact you


  • match.com promises to never create false profiles in order to boost search results and the number of single members.
  • match.com promises to not employ hostesses or to install robot software in order to boost the number of match.comes and messages on the website.