1. It’s easy to set up
When you first go on OurTime, you won’t be subjected to any lengthy questionnaire or have to jump through the hoops with a complicated registration. The site is meant to be simple and easy, and is geared towards people who maybe don’t have the most experience with dating sites.
2. There’s no risk in signing up
Even with the easy sign up, you may still be on the fence. OurTime offers a free option, so you can try out the site without making any sort of financial commitment. It’s a good way to ease your way into the brave (not so) new world of online dating.
3. OurTime puts safety first
OurTime has invested heavily in security, and also in keeping out spammers and con artists of all sorts. There’s also a handy block button which you can use at your discretion.
4. It offers helpful information for members
On the OurTime website and online magazine, you can access a wide range of tips about internet safety and about how to navigate the world of online dating safely and securely.
5. The search algorithm is really smart
OurTime has joined other sites in devising a sort of “smart” approach to dating that uses the data provided by users to help present them with more likely matches. With OurTime, there is a search algorithm which records your likes and dislikes, and sends you 5 suitable matches daily. No luck on Monday? By Tuesday morning you’ll have 5 new potential matches.
Online dating is well inside the mainstream and anyone who says it's just for people in their 20s couldn’t be further from the truth. It has helped tens of millions of people find love - including people in middle age.