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Overview has plenty of attractive young men of varying ages along with mature women or cougars. The site offers a safe environment for cougars and cubs to meet and enjoy casual dating. It is run by a private organization, Global Personals, which specializes in creating online niche dating sites. It is a popular site based in the UK, but there are many members from other countries as well. The design of the site is contemporary and anyone can join it for absolutely free. However, those who would like to use the advanced features will have to upgrade to the paid membership.

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Data Breakdown

  • User Base Cub & Women* has more than 424,900 users.
  • Popularity (Visits/Mo) 32,700*
    Their women of all sorts of ages, so there are always women of a relevant age for any guy who wants to try his luck.
  • Gender Ratio
    23%*'s gender ratio is: 77 percent of users being men, 23% being women.

Joining the site

You can join the site within a matter of a few minutes, merely by filling in the following details:

  • First name
  • Date of Birth
  • Email address
  • Password

An activation mail is sent to your email address. You can join as a free member. Profile development is easy, after which you can begin browsing the profiles or send flirts.

Free Members can access the following features

  • Create a profile
  • Uploads photographs
  • Basic search based on country
  • Send any number of winks
  • Receive emails when another member adds you to the favorites
  • Receive messages and winks
  • Access blogs
  • Contribute to public forums
  • Read ariticles boosting the likehood of finding more mathces.

Gold membership

You can upgrade to become a paid member and access additional features, apart from those mentioned above:

  • Send a private message and receive them
  • View the names of people who have seen your profile
  • Upload several photos
  • Produce a dating diary or read those uploaded by other members
  • Create your video profile or view those of other members
  • Advanced Search based on age or ethnicity and also on sexual interests or favorite position
  • Full members can use their dating diary or their video profiles to show more of their personality. Members can get to know you better through these features

Unique feature for community

  • Search for profiles based on the location to find someone near you
  • Create a video profile of yourself and upload it
  • Offers United Kingdom telephone support
  • More than a million registered members
  • Member feeds
  • Dating diaries
  • Dedicated Team supporting members and available to answer your queries from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday
  • Access to Inbox – it contains all the winks and the personal messages that you have sent or received

iTunes App

The Free App for iTunes, helps you access private as well as public chats, along with the social networking engagement. By installing the social networking application, you can chat with other members and meet the ones in your area. You can take and share pictures and create selfie memories or share them on the Pinterest board. In addition, you can search for cougar bars in your area and use the location finder feature.

Privacy and Security

A team of experts ensures that the site is secure. All member submissions are checked out and inappropriate content is immediately filtered out. Members are allowed to set filters to their Inbox, so that they only receive messages from those whom they have allowed. All profiles are reviewed within half an hour of their submission. Members can report inappropriate behavior by using the relevant button on the profile page bottom. The Online Dating Protector offers several options regarding moderation and anti scam monitoring behavior. The Dating Helper page offers useful tips for cougar dating under various categories.

Pros and Cons

Pros of

  • Offers several options regarding moderation and anti scam monitoring behavior.

Cons of

  • Comparatively new to this dating sector.
  • The strength of the membership is not too good

The Bottom Line

The site has a good user interface and decent features. However, there are not too many users; so it might be difficult to find a suitable partner. You can join the site if you are from the United Kingdom. If you find some interesting profiles, you could upgrade to the paid membership in order to avail the advanced features.


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