author Sonmor
Senior People Meet is definitely one for the books, as proven by the awards it has received over the years, such as being the Top Pick for Seniors in 2009, 2011 at 2013. Senior People Meet is one of the most reliable online senior dating platforms and there’s no doubt why it continues to be popular around the world.

Overview has been one of the most preferred online dating sites for seniors. Through the year since its establishment, it has become a favorite primarily because of the simplicity yet effectivity of the dating platform. So far, it has 300,000 active users composed of both single men and women. Because of the reputation it has built and the trust it has gained from its members, it is now considered to be the largest and the most popular senior dating site in North America.


Here are the following features that you may enjoy if you subscribe at Senior People Meet:

  1. Search Tools. You may search for members through their usernames and locations, including the basic criteria such as gender, age, ethnicity, zodiac, marital status, height, occupation, religion and relationship preferences.

    As premium members, you can also filter your list of members to show the users whose display profiles have photos, audio and video greetings and personality tests. You may also filter your list depending on how active they are on the dating platform. A column on the left part of the site has a list of the members who are currently online, those who have recently viewed your profile and who have liked your photos.

  2. Messaging Tools. Senior People Meet gives its members the chance to play around the senior dating site by giving them many features in terms of messaging. For example, you are allowed to communicate without revealing your identity. You can also block members if you don’t feel like communicating with them. You can also block them from checking your profile and from messaging you. You may also customize your list of those who sees your profile and your online status.
  3. My Match. This feature allows you to filter your preference according to your ideal age range, marital status, height range and location of the potential partner that you are yearning to find. The site conducts a search and find a bunch of possible matches and eventually sends the list to your email. This has been one of the favorite features of most members as it makes the searching for ideal matches easier.
  4. I’m Interested. This is a fun feature, as you get to view random members’ profile photos and basic information. If you are interested, you may click “Yes” to let the member know. You may also click “No” if not interested or “Yes, next profile” to move in to the next.


Senior People Meet offers free and paid membership for its users. While you can avail most of the basic features with a free membership, your experience on the dating platform will be limited to a certain extent. This somehow elicits negative impression for users who want to full enjoy the site but have no capacity to pay for such relationship luxury. However, most users understand that it is necessary for to establish a border between what free members and premium members can access. After all, Senior People Meet believes that it isn’t about the price but the online senior matchmaking services and features it is able to give to single seniors looking for friendship and love.

Free Membership

You get to experience unlimited access to a few features when subscribed to free membership. This will enable you to create your own profile and fill in your personal information including:

  1. Location
  2. Date of birth
  3. Marital Status
  4. Gender
  5. Height
  6. Occupation
  7. Monthly income
  8. Physical Appearance
  9. Ethnicity
  10. Eye Color
  11. Body Type
  12. Religion

Being a free member also allows you to choose a profile icon and a background wallpaper as part of creating design for your profile page. You can also upload an audio or a video greeting intended for anybody who visits your profile. You can also send ‘flirts’ and favorite or bookmark members that got your interest. You can also search for different members’ profiles.

However, holding on to that free membership does not allow you to directly communicate with other members through chat or email. You don’t also see the list of members who have favorited and flirted with you. You also do not have access to other members’ videos. As an online dating enthusiast, that sounds limiting and suffocating but the only way for you to enjoy everything is to subscribe to for a fee.

Premium Membership

By subscribing to premium membership, you may be able to:

  1. Send and receive messages both in emails and in live chats
  2. Make use of audio and video chat
  3. View the list of members who have favorited and flirted with you
  4. Appear higher on lists of search results
  5. View and send video greetings
  6. Send message received and read confirmation
  7. Have your profile highlighted
  8. Have your messages highlighted

Here are the costs for the monthly subscription:

  1. Value membership for 6 months: $107.94 (equivalent to $17.99 per month)
  2. Standard membership for 6 months: $89.94 (equivalent to $14.99 per month)
  3. Standard membership for 1 month: $29.99

Signing Up

Just like in any other online senior dating site, you should create a username and password first to create your profile. With your new profile, you have to upload a recent photo to introduce yourself to other members. You will also be asked to describe yourself by completing three essays on the following categories:

  1. A little about me
  2. About the one I’m looking for
  3. I’d just like to add

These three essay questions make it distinct from other online senior dating sites because it encourages its members to feel free to talk more about themselves. wants to establish that it is not just an ordinary dating platform but also a channel where seniors could express themselves better, hoping to find a future partner who is willing to understand and accept them for who they are.

Areas to Improve

Senior People Meet is so keen to remain minimalist and simple that it lacks thrill and excitement-from design to layout to tools and to online dating gimmicks. It can improve more by creating more exciting discussions that will encourage seniors to open up and reach out.