Perhaps the greatest fiction of the Donald Trump era is that of his skill at closing deals.
Put aside the dubious victories of his early days in New York and Atlantic City, where he proved uncannily good at saving his own financial skin at the expense anyone who worked for him or partnered with him.
It was launched on August 22, 2000, and is based in Los Angeles, California. Large investors include Sequoia Capital and Technology Cross Ventures.
e Harmony was founded by Neil Clark Warren, a psychologist and author of relationship advice books, along with Greg Forgatch, Warren's son-in-law.
About one in five people are rejected by the service for reasons including that the user is currently married or has been married more than four times, provides inconsistent answers in the profile, fails its "dysthymia scale", or is identified as possibly having "severe depression".
Users looking for a same-sex relationship will be matched on e Harmony's sister site,
In May 2015 recent user login activity was removed from the expanded profile view.
On June 6, 2012, e Harmony confirmed that its password database had been breached and a section of its user base had been affected.
After three years of research in collaboration with Galen Buckwalter, Warren developed a model of compatibility that is now the basis of the company's matching system.Very careful research." He also said that e Harmony promotes heterosexual marriage, adding that (at the time) same-sex marriage was illegal in most places, saying "We don't really want to participate in something that's illegal." In another interview, Warren went into more detail on his own views, noting that "cities like San Francisco, Chicago or New York... Olson, an attorney for e Harmony, said that even though the company believed the complaint was "an unfair characterization of our business", it chose to settle because of the unpredictable nature of litigation.In 2010, e Harmony settled a separate class-action lawsuit filed in California that alleged illegal discrimination based on sexual orientation.When it began, e Harmony did not offer same-sex matches; it now offers them through a separate service, Compatible Partners.Warren said that he had done extensive research on heterosexual marriage but did not know enough about homosexual relationships to do same-sex match-making, which he said "calls for some very careful thinking. But at the same time, I take a real strong stand against same-sex marriage, anywhere that I can comment on it." Theodore B.