Ok Cupid was recently acquired by Match, and we actually need to update this video comparing the dating apps because there is no longer an "Inbox" on Ok Cupid for easy free access to read messages.
Nearly all of the big players in on online dating like e Harmony and Lavalife will allow you to go a long way for free.
Some will let you use matching tools or complete a personality test to help you decide just what sort of mate or date you’re looking for.
Eventually though the no credit card needed policy comes to an end.
The site is fast, has plenty of members (about 62000) and allows you to search by region for that perfect mate or date.