Yeah this one came up the other day and I thought it was cool to mention. You can get freaky with colors when you do brace matching so you REALLY know it is matching. One suggestion is making the color bright red for brace matching.
To change your matching experience today go to: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/be94e8aw.aspx
Here is a quickie from that link:
Automatic brace matching gives you immediate feedback on misplaced brackets or open-ended code segments. You can change the behavior of this feature by modifying the following development environment options: