Online dating choice
Consumer Reports recommends starting with the most popular dating sites, “unless you have a particular guiding factor, such as religion, race, or politics.” In that case, you can check out niche sites, like JDate, a site made specifically for those looking to meet Jewish singles.
There are numerous others that are even based around specific interests or hobbies, like Veggie Date for vegetarians or Alikewise for book lovers.
Marisa Meltzer reports for Consumer Reports that “to pay or not to pay” is a major question among users when choosing an online dating site.
“Finding a mate can be arduous and exhausting,” she says. Searching for a romantic partner isn’t the same as shopping for a sweater; there are a lot of complicated emotions involved.
So go easy on yourself if the process is a bit harder than you initially expected.
A quick Google search will reveal that there are tons of paid and free dating sites to choose from.
But if you want a quick guide to the most popular options, Consumer Reports has you covered.