Does true love need a helping hand or should we leave it to serendipity?
Airdate: 
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 20:30
Channel: 
SBS

"I just love the idea of people being in love … it's something that I want for other people as well. So I'm kind of keeping an eye out for them," says Wendy Daoud El-Khoury, a matchmaker in the Lebanese community. 

This week, Insight speaks to Australian matchmakers ready to share their trade secrets.

We found out how matchmaking works, whether online or face-to-face, what makes a good match and whether there is hope for those feeling "undate-able". 

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