At around 27 million registered members, it has a larger membership than (about 21.5 million) but is considerably smaller than the massive Plenty Of Fish (80 million). It means that Zoosk potentially has more possible matches for you.
But, as you surely know by now, online dating isn't just about quantity.
You want quality options when it comes to finding someone you can enjoy a night out-or the rest of your life-with, although, unlike e Harmony or Match.com, Zoosk doesn't promise you a soulmate.
So what can you expect to get from signing up with Zoosk?
This will cost you a good amount, and as with most paid dating services, the longer the period for which you subscribe, the less you pay per month on average: This is on par with what you could expect to pay for a subscription with e Harmony or
Zoosk's three-month subscription, for example, is about more per month than Match's.
So you sign up for a free membership to try out Zoosk and then receive a notification that someone has sent you a message...
but you can't read it unless you get a paid subscription.
As a comparison, Plenty Of Fish currently has a big fat D from the BBB for failure to respond to most of the complaints they've received.Los Angeles-based eharmony ( launched in the United States in 2000 with its patented Compatibility Matching System® which allows eharmony members to be matched with compatible persons with whom they are likely to enjoy a long-term relationship.Customer Care Information: Phone Hours: 8am - 5pm Pacific, Monday - Saturday Email: 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week Refund Policy: Regarding the Singles Service, the buyer, may cancel the Agreement, without any penalty or obligation, at any time prior to midnight of the third business day following the date of Agreement, excluding Sundays and holidays.When customers decide to cancel their membership while their subscription is still going, Zoosk does not make it easy.In fact, the vast majority of BBB complaints against Zoosk are from customers who tried to cancel but couldn't, customers who couldn't find cancellation instructions on the website, and customers who have gotten billed even after they've cancelled.Their six-month subscription is just slightly cheaper than e Harmony's and a couple dollars more per month than Plenty Of Fish's.If you peruse customer complaints about Zoosk, one complaint pops up again and again: .If you've been shopping for an online dating service, you've probably seen a lot of Zoosk ads.Zoosk is a relative newcomer to the online dating scene, having first shown up in 2007, but it already boasts a sizeable membership.Even though the one-time .95 activation fee is clearly shown on the payment page before members hit 'confirm', many members express surprise and outrage at finding the charge on their account. If you're going to sign up for a paid membership with Zoosk, in addition to the amount you will pay for your subscription of choice, expect to see an extra .95.When Zoosk customers sign up for a certain subscription plan, they pay the full amount in advance.