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February 20,  2017

To Pay or not to Pay for Online Dating Site is the Question

By DatingJungle

There is an abundant choice of online dating sites and apps out there. Some of them you have to pay for and some are free. One school of thought says that “quality comes with a price.” People who subscribe to this view believe that paid sites will give a better quality selection of dates.

In a recent survey, free sites scored slightly better than paid sites in terms of overall satisfaction, by and large because free sites are free and therefore better value.

The key consideration is to know what you are looking for, what kind of people you are interested in, and then pick a site that caters to this. Are you looking for a soul-mate? Or do you want a casual romance?

In terms of the future of dating sites, we may start to see more services changing their model to charge for how many messages you send. Time will tell.


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