The downside Match has a high number of fake users, as do some of the other sites, and it doesn’t alert you to possible spammers.As with e Harmony, unsubscribing is reported to be difficult.Like e Harmony, Match only accepts users who are single, divorced or widowed.Who’s it good for People seeking long-term relationships as well as short term dating.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.New York City and Los Angeles are up next and will launch when enough people have registered from these areas.
That represents a big boost for senior dating sites and an increase in the number of older singles populating the big sites like The downside e Harmony only accepts heterosexuals and people who are single, divorced or widowed; check “separated” on the questionnaire, and you’ll find yourself ineligible.With an unpaid membership you can’t see profile photos, though you can see some details about a person.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.But for now, you can meet Stitchers” in other locations in order to connect for travel or chat about mutual interests long-distance. Other plans are or a month, depending on options you choose. Why it made the list Using only friends of friends eliminates some of the unknowns of dating and increases the likelihood that you’ll find you have something in common.Plus, the people who run the site seem genuinely interested in getting user feedback and acting on it.Who’s It good for Older people looking for companionship, activity partners, a travel companion, dating or a long term relationship. By connecting with your Facebook account, it matches you with a person, called a “bagel,” who is a friend of one or more of your Facebook friends.You must fill out the complete questionnaire and then go through the three levels of what e Harmony calls a “guided communication” with a prospective partner whom e Harmony has chosen for you – this communication is an exchange of questions, then a round of makes/breaks and finally a series of questions designed to dig deeper.Only after you’ve completed these three rounds are you able to directly email or chat with a potential date (however, it Just as with (see below), e Harmony has been criticized by many on consumer review sites for subscription cancellation issues. Basic per month is .95 or around for 6 months, but special offers might be available.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.You can pay for a bunch of Beans or earn them by inviting friends or engaging in other cute little gimmicks. matches – after the 24-hour window and check your ranking.