There is also a gender imbalance in Russia and the Ukraine, with more women than men, which makes it both difficult to find a husband and more likely that the husband one does find will be entitled, lazy and generally unpleasant.
Western men are still seen as likely to be rich and easy to please.
While there are websites that offer up women that are ready and willing to be shipped out to the highest bidder, these are scams.
Also, this is called human trafficking and is illegal.
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 women can then make a profile using the agency’s computers.
Russian women are beautiful, funny, charming and intelligent.
But don't bother with the dating websites - you're much more likely to get scammed than anything else.
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.