Why join a Matchmaking Service?
According to the U. S. Census Bureau, there are 100 million singles in the U. S. alone over the age of 18, that is half of the population. The multicultural population that comprises metropolitan Houston, Texas USA is a diverse representation of our global community. Life in the fast lane does not always allow proper time to do everything. Considering you are looking for a life partner, that is just one more obstacle to overcome. A matchmaking service can take the burden off you. Add Matches By Design to your life, and change your love life!
Matchmakers are relationship experts and their specialty is working with commitment minded individuals bringing them together to go the distance.
Who joins Matches By Design?
People just like you. We attract intelligent, sophisticated, articulate, attractive and financially sound professionals who lead happy active lives. They join Matches By Design, with the courage to try something different, to find like-minded people in a discreet, professional and time efficient way. Our clients are proactive people looking to meet someone on their level and wavelength for a lasting, life long relationship.
Are your matchmakers and coaches trained?
Yes. Our matchmakers and coaches are certified in Matchmaking, Singles Relationship (or Dating), and Life Coaching. Continuing education is maintained according to standards in our industry.
How do members hear about you?
Most commonly through personal recommendations, video and audio releases, press releases, networking, our website and advertising. We are on the following social media sites, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linkedin. Some of our articles have been published on e-harmony, Dr. Laura, Sharecare.com, Hitchedmag.com, and we have been interviewed on Voyage Houston Magazine and VoiceAmerica.com.
How do I best navigate your web site?
If you are experiencing difficulty in navigating our web site, we recommend taking our Guided Tour.
How is Matches By Design different from other Matchmaking Agencies?
We are passionate about matchmaking and love. And we actually listen to you, take the time to get to know you personally and find out just exactly what you are looking for in a relationship. Just as our name implies, our Matches are by Design! Together we will develop the right plan specifically for you to find your perfect match. We are so confident that our service is the best in Houston, that we encourage you to look around at the other agencies. Our goal is to give you what you want, because we like to help others find love and happiness.
Finally, the membership fee you are quoted, is what you pay. No hidden fees, and no monthly extras.
Will you introduce me to my life partner?
We certainly hope so. However there are no guarantees when it comes to affairs of the heart. We work with real people, with real lives, and we deliver a quality service for discerning people.
What is covered in the membership fee?
We are passionate, successful and believe we can deliver what we promise, well, and have fun doing it. We utilize the Executive Recruiting Model, and accept Men as our clients. Therefore Women are free (a nominal charge per year after a three month trial basis) members of our dating pool. Clients, your elite membership fee covers:
~Working one-on-one with one of the very best certified matchmakers in Houston
~Bronze Package of 6 months Matchmaking
~Gold Package of 12 months of Matchmaking
~Three month hold period
~1:1 session with a Relationship and Dating expert to prepare you to get the most out of your elite membership.
~Ongoing support and advice by a trained matchmaker
~Head hunting and personal search
Additional Options For Membership
Silver Package – We offer a Match-by-Match Service. Pay Upfront for each match as you go.
Basic Package – Basic Referral Membership includes unspecified, non-guaranteed number of dates over two years.
Platinum Package – VIP Service – Includes wardrobe shopping and social etiquette lessons.
Diamond Package – Extensive Search for International Match
** We respect your privacy. Your information will only be viewed by our matchmakers for the purposes of matchmaking you with Clients and/or Affiliates.
** Payment in full required on joining. Sorry, no refunds. We provide a highly specialized service to all our customers in your search for love!
** Emails are determined according to your Membership. Our matchmakers will respond as soon as possible. Additional packages are available upon request.
Which membership is right for me?
After an initial chat on the phone and/or consultation, we will be able to recommend the most suitable membership for you. However the final decision is yours.
How soon will I start being matched?
As soon as your (client) profile is complete, expect your first match within a week or two. Your membership begins with your first match. For members of our dating pool, the time frame may vary, according to our vetting process. Dating Pool members please Note: We do NOT actively work to match you. However, should you have the opportunity to be matched with one of our clients, you will be contacted.
I have strict criteria on what I am looking for in a partner, can you still help me?
Let us talk about what you are searching for in a partner, and we shall always be up front as to whether or not we can help.
Do I have to meet everyone you match me with?
No, of course not.
We expect our clients to put their heart and soul into getting the most out of their elite membership with us. We want you to leave us satisfied with the experience, and to have a fulfilling life with a amazing partner.
Say yes to every match and meet as many quality people as possible to broaden your chances for a successful match. Go on second dates with others, even if you did not feel chemistry the first time. It takes a little time to develop chemistry.
Trust us to have your best interest at heart, after all this IS, what we do every day. Let us do our job and we will do our very best for you.
Do not over think the situation. We are here to help you find an amazing life partner, and we want you to find love. However we can not do our job if you have unrealistic expectations. We do not believe in settling at Matches By Design.
We are committed to helping those serious about finding love, achieve this. We will give 100% however for the relationship to be successful, you must be willing to commit 100% to working with us, and trust our judgment as well.
How does Matches By Design differ from On-line Dating?
We are not an on-line dating site, which means we do not have members profiles on-line, members cannot contact one another directly until both parties have agreed they would like to be introduced, and agree to a second date. We take care of all aspects of creating your personal profile, coordinating matches and following up after your introduction.
Do you use photographs?
Yes, we do. We have photographs on all our profiles.
How can you guaranteed confidentiality?
We value your privacy and as such we ask all clients to agree to a confidentiality statement. We never share your information with third parties without your consent. You will be sent a copy of your personal profile before it is sent to any potential matches so you feel comfortable with the information that is being shared with potential dates. For further information, please refer to our Terms of Service.
What is your process? How does it work?
It’s what we call, Our 123 Process.
Where can I find out more information?
We would love to chat, please Contact Us and we will be happy to discuss the service with you further and answer any questions you may have. Of course this can be facilitated by your submission of an application, first.