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This is when at the end of one subscription period, they automatically renew your subscription and take a payment out of your bank account or credit card for the renewed subscription.
Although this is clearly laid out in the terms and conditions that every Zoosk members agrees to abide by when they get a paid membership, many members neglect to read the terms and conditions.
So what can you expect to get from signing up with Zoosk?
That's a question you should probably get the answers to before you sign up and definitely before you pay for a subscription.
If you peruse customer complaints about Zoosk, one complaint pops up again and again: .
Their six-month subscription is just slightly cheaper than e Harmony's and a couple dollars more per month than Plenty Of Fish's.
Once you decide to go with a paid subscription, you are able to communicate with any member, as long as they don't block you.
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
That's right: no effort to connect you with potential soulmates based on your responses to lengthy questionnaires.
"Member clicks, including messages sent and responded to," explains Zoosk's site, "determine which profiles Zoosk shows first, to pair singles with members with whom they're likely to discover mutual attraction." This highlights a big difference between Zoosk and e Harmony or Match.com: their focus is not necessarily on establishing long-term relationships or marriages, but on giving people as many dating options as possible.
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.