The official research shows that 23% of Russians get paid cash in envelopes to hide true wages. Or, as Russians call it, “salaries”. (The difference between salaries and wages in Russia and Ukraine is explained in our earlier post.) Russian companies hide true wages to avoid tax Russian Public Opinion Research Center conducted a research to figure out how many…More details
The winner of our Valentine’s Day contest is Julia from Russia. She is getting the prize of USD $500 as her entry collected the highest number of votes. Congratulations to the winner! We appreciate efforts of all participants who sent great stories and photos about their special Valentine’s Day greetings. If you missed entering the…More details
Russia’s oldest practicing surgeon Anna Levushkina lives in Ryazan. The 89-year-old doctor has performed over 10,000 surgeries during her 68-year career. Moreover, she’s still working and has no plans to retire. World’s oldest surgeon lives in Russia Doctor Levushkina from Ryazan is believed to be the oldest working surgeon in the world. The doctor still…More details
Ukrainians believe it’s getting harder to obtain a U.S. visa with every year. In 2016 USA refused 40% of visitor visa applications by Ukrainians. Visitor entry to the USA According to the official data provided by U.S. Department of State, 40.83% of Ukrainians were refused a nonimmigrant visa (B category) in 2016. For comparison, 34.03%…More details
Commissioner of the president of Ukraine for children’s rights Mykola Kuleba announced that the country is at 186th place in the world by birth rate and 13th in terms of nation’s extinction. As reported, the demographic situation in the largest European country has been complicated since 1991 with high indicators of mortality, outmigration, and the number…More details
According to Russia’s children’s rights ambassador Anna Kuznetsova, there are 17 million households with minors in the country. About 30% of them are single mothers raising kids alone. 5 million Russian mothers raise children alone Anna Kuznetsova referred to the official statistical data on situation in Russian households, Ria.ru reported. There are 11.6 million married couples…More details
A while ago I wrote an article about differences between Russian men and western guys. Predictably, some comments from Russian guys who read the account arrived. Of course, they disagreed with the review and some of them even considered it offensive. One issue in particular raised objections. A Russian guy living in UK wrote that…More details
23 February is regarded as Men’s Day in Russia. The official name of this holiday is “The Day of the Defender of the Fatherland”. However, since all Russian males over 18 have to serve in army or attend a training through their studies at a university or college, this holiday turned into a Men’s Day. Russian…More details
One more couple send us their love story—the second pair this week! Jason and Natalia met in April 2016 and got married in January 2017. 9 months from the first mail to marriage By Jason and Natalia (Canada, Russia) In early April 2016 I contacted Natalia from the website after looking at her pictures and reading her profile story. I…More details
By Olga and Robert (Ukraine, Australia) Good day, dear Elena and all the selfless team of ElenasModels dating site! Finally, we too collected ourselves to write and let you know about creation of another new family, thanks to your site. My husband and I are one of these rare pairs who were confident about finding…More details
Elena’s Models blog covers issues of dating Russian and Ukrainian women online and in real life, offering tips for men how to succeed and what to watch out for. If charming Slavic ladies is your goal, this is your place to learn how. There are some specifics to international dating online, which are important to know. Our renowned experts are happy to render decades of their experience and knowledge to help you navigate the exciting waters of cross-culture romance with Eastern European girls.
Finding genuine relationships and love becomes simpler with this step-by-step, no-nonsense guidance and advice. Meet sincere women, avoid scams and traps, and have an adventure of a lifetime with the proven and tested tips from life coaches and users of online dating sites. If you got scammed or taken advantage of by pay per letter (PPL) or paid chat international dating sites offering easy introductions to Russian and Ukrainian girls, our users share their stories and years of practical experience of dealing with marriage agencies, to assist in understanding what happened and what can you do now.
Slavic women include ladies from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other Eastern European countries and states of the former USSR. This advice will also assist you in establishing loving relationships with women from Kazakhstan, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and other republics of the historical Soviet Union. Slavic women are known for their deliberate femininity, strong family ties, and devotion to the traditional marital structures, which are heavily promoted through their local media and cultural outlets. The majority of Russian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian women see family and children as their highest priority in life and the only way to find personal happiness.
With Internet widely accessible in Russia and Ukraine through Wi-Fi and mobile connections, more Slavic women are open to the idea of looking outside national borders in search of their true love. With gender ratios of only 86 men to 100 women country-wide, Slavic girls are choosing to investigate their dating options in other geographic locations, where they can find men of quality that is not available for them at home.
You will also find news items from post-USSR countries relating to everyday realities of life and relationships, to make your understanding of these modern European counties more up to date. Free from politics and negativity, our news are entertaining and fun. Contemporary research and studies of human relations, marriage, family, and demographics will assist in finding reliable models of communication that are proven to work in the realities of the second decade of the 21 century. Surprizing discoveries of today’s scientists and open discussion through comments allow you to share your opinions or ask questions.
Dating Slavic, Russian, and Ukrainian women in a multicultural and international environment that we share today is far from a mail order brides operation, but is an open and transparent experience of people from different locations connecting and sharing their ideas, thoughts, common goals and aspirations, without prejudice or borders. This blog allows you to learn more about modern life in countries of the former Soviet Union, including Ukraine and Russia, which is, most likely, very similar to what you are used to in your own country. In fact, you have more in common than you probably think.
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