It shows you have a brain in your head, and that you’ll actually pay a membership fee to meet women.

As for women sending winks, yeah, you can likely get away with it…

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So, yes, is far from a niche dating site, but you can definitely set your parameters for what you’re looking for in a, um, match – such as appearance, education, career, religion, interests, etc. They advertise heavily online but also have ads on television. It means you’ll likely find lot of available singles in your area that meet your criteria! You spend a few minutes of your time to sign up and create a profile (and, really, if you can’t spend 10-15 minutes doing that then you probably aren’t ready to find someone to spend the rest of your life with).

Then you have access to search the database of eligible singles however and whenever you want (oh, they have mobile apps, too, so it really is ‘whenever’).

Also, you can send free ‘winks’ that basically say ‘I’m interested in you’.

TIP FOR THE GUYS: Don’t ever send ‘winks’ — man up an send a fully crafted email!

Let’s tell you everything you need to know before you dive in and join, considered one of the top (if not “the” top) dating site in the world, is not just for Americans, I’ll have you know.

I once thought was only an American dating site, but no — if you’re Canadian or from one of the many other countries of the world, there’s likely a country version for you! is basically a site for everyone — any race, any religion (or no religion!

), any sexual-orientation, whatever – it’s a generic site that is for everyone.

They’ve been doing this for years and are considered the premiere online dating service, along with e Harmony.

Now, these memberships range in size: 1, 3, 6 or 12 month memberships — the more months you commit to, the cheaper it works out to per month.