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It’s not just in your head, everyone and their mom is on Tinder, and they’re swiping left and right more than 1.4 billion times every day.
Who's it for: "Celebrities" and "influencers" You certainly don't earn a reputation as the "Illuminati Tinder" by letting in any old schmo.
Gaining access to Raya involves an extensive application process, where a committee weighs a combination of factors, including your “overall Instagram influence" and who recommended you, before voting you in or out.
Perhaps, you have been a stickler for the conventional dating, but most often than not, you wind up single on weekends and Valentine's day.
You are always being reminded that your bed is too big for one person and that you are tired of living on your own.
The dating world is, in fact, its own market, with complex economic judgments taking place all the time. Marina Adshade, an economics professor at the University of British Columbia and author of the book , which examines the relationship between money and love."Dating markets don't have currency, so they depend on other mechanisms to operate, much like a barter system," Adshade said.
First off, we are essentially estimating our own value (which may or may not be accurate), Adshade notes.
At the same time we are estimating others' value, and whether they are likely to respond - or whether they are "out of our league."Then we are weighing interested suitors against the "opportunity costs" that there may be other, 'better' options still out there.
In fact, several of the rich and famous have recently admitted to trying online dating (and, no doubt, several more refuse to admit it).
Whether these reports are true or exaggerated by the media — I'm looking at you, Guess it turns out that it's true what they say: celebrities really are just like us…aside from the whole rich and famous thing.