While that sounds like a ridiculous myth if you replace “Russian” with any Western nationality, I wouldn’t be surprised if many people reading this consider it a matter of fact when it comes to Russia.
So let’s try to untangle the story a bit: The short answer is no.
The only websites that seem to provide “real” Russian women for interested English-speaking men are essentially dating sites.
Most of these are free for the women to use, but charge the men a fee to send messages, video chat, and so on.
These also do not guarantee that a man will actually get married to a woman on the site – all they provide is the online communication.
Once the dating goes offline they are no longer involved in the process. S.-based companies, with satellite branches in Eastern Europe.
By Varia Makagonova The most commonly associated subject with Russia – even all the ads you’ve probably seen while searching for information about traveling to Russia – is the concept of the “Russian (mail-order) bride”.
The theory is that there are a lot of women in Russia who are desperate to marry rich and/or get out of the country, so they will happily marry anyone who provides them with a cushy lifestyle and a visa.The mail-order part comes from the websites that ostensibly act as dating services that match up these willing brides with their future husbands.And everyone seems to have a story of a “friend” who ordered a Russian bride who divorced him as soon as she got her full citizenship.There are also scam dating websites of course, where “agencies” make fake profiles online and pay women to write messages, which the men have to pay to see and respond to.“Russian women”, most of which are actually in the Ukraine, go to physical agencies to “sign up” for the website. If a woman is deemed not pretty, young, thin, or educated enough, she will not be able to use the service.This is especially true for websites that charge those looking for a “bride” to communicate with the women – naturally they want to choose the prettiest ones to maximize interest and profit.The women who are accepted are (usually) verified, i.e.