The Price of Love: Today’s Profit-Driven Cupids

By Katherine Davis - 2013-02-19T14:59:31Z

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Today's Cupids Aren't Blind to Profits

Cupid, the Roman god of love, the slender fellow with the wings, just needed a bow and arrow to make two people fall in love. But romance was simpler back in those days. There are a lot more people walking the earth now, and more of them claim to know how to find you a soulmate. They don't do it just for the thrill of the hunt, though: The love of money remains a potent aphrodisiac.