The good news is that the basic features of actually using the site (including sending some messages) are also free.There is a paid membership (from 15) that gives you access to all the features and unlimited messaging. However when you join as a member you become part of the loveandfriends network which means you have access to a large pool of UK singles to meet as well; and if you want to have a chat or discussion then you can visit our forum area.With so many options, we offer an Oldie approved alternative to find a good friend or soul mate without the hassle of an app.
But a new study reveals a surprising statistic: Baby boomers are just as likely as millennials to be swiping for sweethearts.
A national survey from the Pew Research Center shows that online dating by 55- to 64-year-olds has doubled since 2013, rejecting conventional wisdom that the older generation is afraid of technology.
The sign up process is self-explanatory with notes to guide you as progress.
There is also a comprehensive page of Frequently Asked Questions which explains how to use the site once you have registered a profile.
Henning Wiechers, who conducted the recent survey on behalf of Metaflake, the vast German online dating agency, claimed that when people are too old to go clubbing, they need to access a second marriage market — and that the internet provides the perfect forum. While online dating is certainly booming in popularity — the industry is worth £170 million in the UK, with nine million of us now logging on in the hope that we will find somebody, otherwise unreachable, who will be just right for us — my experiences should serve as something of a warning to others looking for love online.
After my partner died, I thought to myself: ‘Online dating is the modern way to go.’ I was pretty certain I would soon find my ideal person, somebody clever, witty, good-looking, successful, excellent company, open to new ideas, well-read and with a sense of purpose in life.
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Senior Match focuses on users over 50 years of age, and does not allow members under the age of 30.
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