With Watson and Stelle’s study in mind, we’ve tested several popular dating sites, looking also for easy online experiences, and come up with five – both free and fee-based, senior-specific and all-ages – that we deem senior-friendly. Click here to visit OKCupid Note Be aware when signing up for auto-payment on any online dating site: Complaints have been filed that certain sites continue to charge monthly fees after a member cancels. See our updated Best Senior Dating Sites (2014) Thinking of trying online dating?
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A mix of social networking, compatibility testing, and online dating, Ok Cupid is unusual in that it allows its members to create the matching questions already pre-determined at sites like e Harmony or Chemistry.
The amount of people using Plenty of Fish (which includes heavily-trafficked forums, compatibility questionnaires and the very popular Who's Seen Me button) is astronomical in its sheer ability to connect with users around the globe looking for friendship, love, and anything else in between.
With its unique and rich features, large international user base, and social networking applications, Casual Kiss is an excellent free dating site for the younger set as most members are under the age of 40, with a strong concentration in the under 25 age range.
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Other than this minor annoyance, Mingle2 offers all the standard dating site features along with some social networking options and a busy community area.
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