It was pounds, of course; we were sitting in a Chelsea pub, not in the West Village.
The couple have been happily married for 18 months. More than half the UK population is now single, according to the Office for National Statistics, and the largely unregulated dating industry is estimated to be worth hundreds of millions of pounds. Within six months, my matchmaker had gone on maternity leave and was replaced by two other staff members. Personal Finance Show more Personal Finance links. My advice when it comes to dating is: This was, apparently, the norm in these higher-end dating arrangements: But then, finding love is a serious business, insists MacLynn.