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We’ve tested the big sites, as well as some promising newcomers.
A companion/dating site for older adults age 50 and over, Stitch launched earlier this year in San Francisco and is accepting signups from users in other areas of the country.
The downside Ninety percent of the site’s users are under the age of 35, according to information we found.
The system depends on users have plenty of single Facebook friends, and since it also requires that any prospective date you “like” also likes you (“likes” do not show up on your Facebook! Plus, the site only shows one match in a 24-hour period. Cost It’s free to sign up and use, but you pay for “Beans” – Beans unlock more information about your match, such as mutual friends.
Cupid, which had a revenue of £81million last year, maintained that the communications with profiles set up by the programme had been genuine, and explained that subscribers may receive fewer messages as “we promote them less broadly on the website to focus their attention on key messages".
Usdate owner Edgars Apalais denies selling information that is fake or passed on without the consent of those concerned.
Still, while the headlines want us to believe that hundreds of thousands of seniors are happily engaged in online dating and finding our next partners via their profiles, would that it were that simple!
The downside Currently, unless you live in the San Francisco area it’s impossible to do a targeted search for your state or city. When you receive a bagel, you have the option to like or pass; both sides have to like in order for either to take the next step.
Pictures, names, email addresses, dates of birth and detail of the sexual orientation of unsuspecting members of the public are being purchased by dating websites to create false profiles of attractive people, it has been claimed.
Panorama purchased the data of 10,000 people from Usdate – a company which sells profiles to sites - and found it included photographs of Brad Pitt, Michael Caine and Rick Stein.
The mandatory identity verification system is a nice safety feature designed to eliminate scammers, well worth the verification fee for a free user plan.
Plus, the people who run the site seem genuinely interested in getting user feedback and acting on it.