Gold service rings in at .95/month for six months and allows you to search matches in more detail and boosts your profile, making it seen more often by other users.
The site lacks complicated survey technology that matches you with potential dates but does have a community-like feel with the inclusion of discussion forums.
But, who knows, your match might just be hiding in that niche meet-up group (Vegans Over 40? Stitch was modelled with an older, community-driven crowd in mind, and it shows.
Unlike the often high-pressure and 20-something styled seas of regular dating sites, a variety of companionship opportunities are encouraged at Stitch: love and romance, travel partners, group activities, dinner dates, just company, or even some good old-fashioned intimacy.
The site matches you with potential dates based on your shared reading interests.
The only downside to this site might be distance (your matches are book, not location, driven), but maybe that charming person across the ocean whose library would make a great complement to yours might just be worth a shot.
While some bricks-and-mortar businesses used for dating may be suffering, others — like matchmaking services — are evolving alongside the digital dating world.
The multi-billion dollar online dating industry is having a huge impact on other businesses.
Their basic subscription (.95/month) allows you to send and receive messages, know who has viewed you, and see your matches’ photos.
The downside is the slightly outdated user interface, but since the site is targeted at seniors directly, the crowd is on the older side, which might be just what you’re looking for.
Meetup.com’s over 40 pages While not entirely a dating site, Meetup is a great way to meet singles in a group social setting.
The website’s interface is easy to follow and allows you to craft a profile that is interest and personality-driven.
You’re given suggested matches based on your profile, but you can also easily search users.