Now comes the hard part: finding a cougar dating site that works, caters to your needs, is affordable, transparent and has enough members in your area to warrant signing up. Where Date ACougar loses points, however, is their difficult navigation, likely stemming from all the features they do offer.I found the site cluttered and a bit overwhelming, if fully fleshed out, and had a difficult time actually getting a reply to any of my messages.More » While go Cougar looks different (smart, sleek and fun), they also share a database with Hot or Not, which includes other cougar dating sites like Ageless Love—making it a bit tricky for me to review in this category. Because Hot or Not is a completely different kind of site, more geared towards people wanting a quick interaction, instead of specifically looking for someone to date.How does Hot or Not know someone's a cougar or cub? Some other things to note: zero live chat options, no way to stop people from reviewing your profile, all profiles get a manual review before being added, and prices ranging from .23-9.99/month.Once you are finished, press the stop button and view your results.” Romantic.Then you can go online afterwards and see how well you did against the rest of the world – who needs pillow talk anyway?
You've figured out the easy part—you know what you want. The top pick in this category, and it's easy to tell why even at first glance: the site caters specifically to cougars and cubs (zero sharing databases with other, unrelated dating sites that I could find), there's a huge membership base (1,000,000 ), the search options seem endless, and the price is reasonable (ranging from .33-29.99/month).More » Age Match caters to all sorts of age gap relationships, whether it's older men courting younger women, or older women looking for younger men.With this in mind, you'll find more people here than many niche dating sites, in part because their site shares a database with a plethora of other niche dating sites, with Successful Match acting as the umbrella company (like Older Woman Dating listed above, however, the full database is shared with Age Match).The site is well laid out and modern, and it's likely the most well-known of the cougar dating sites because of its extensive media coverage (yet only has 500,000 members).While the Inbox is a bit annoying (each message takes up a whole new slot, instead of filtering down and combining them), Cougar Life is where I had the most luck in talking to people, and actually connecting—and really, that's the biggest factor here.Connect with black professionals, Christians, beautiful girls and guys in Mobile AL. Want to ruin someone else’s relationship without the messy business of actually getting involved?More » The cheapest and priciest option listed here (-40/month with credits; free for cougars), Cougar Life also sports the most confusing payment options, similar to Lavalife.In a nutshell, you buy a month-long membership and then will need additional credits to do anything of use on the site.Do you spend most of your free time staring daggers at the “in a relationship” status on your one-true-love’s Facebook?Keep an eye on them while you’re hoping they’ll fall miserably out of love with their other half with the handy website