If you do not receive the activation email message within a few minutes of signing up, please check your Bulk Mail folder just in case the email got delivered there instead of your inbox. If so, select the email message and click Not Spam, which will allow future messages to get through. If you do not receive the activation email message within a few minutes of signing up, please check your spam folder just in case the email got delivered there instead of your inbox.
If so, select the email message and click This is Not Spam, which will allow future messages to get through. We strongly recommend that you do the following to avoid accidentally filtering our future messages: If you do not receive the activation email message within a few minutes of signing up, please check your Spam folder just in case the email got delivered there instead of your inbox.
Adding a primary photo to your profile To add a primary photo click here profiles with primary photos appear ahead of profiles that do not have primary photos Log in to the site at least once daily The more you use the site, the higher you appear in the search results Main Search: Start a search for members, but age, location, and your sexual orientation. Located on the main Search page: You must enter the username of the member exactly with the correct letters and numbers.
You must be a premium member to view other members who have viewed you. You can turn off the Who's Viewed Me results so that other members will not know that you viewed their profile s.
You can add any member to your Favorites list from either the member's search result of fully opened profile. Simple, click on the Add to Favorites icon, and you will see a confirmation message that the member has been added to your Favorites list. Delete From My Favorites: To delete someone from My Favorites list, Select the profile in the corner of the search result of the member, and click the delete link to remove the profile from your results.
As a premium member, you are entitled to initiate email communication to other premium members, view your Who's Viewed Me results, and IM other premium members. Also, you receive unlimited mail storage capacity for you Inbox and Outbox folders, you can create optional storage folders to organize your e-mail, or add new e-mail to those storage folders, and add keywords to your profile to increase your responses from other members.
Click Here to view all the benefits of premium membership. Simply click here and fill out the short registration questionnaire. Once completed, your new profile will go live immediately, and you will be a part of our fast-growing online community. Free and Premium subscriber. As a free member you can reply to messages from other members, send winks, likes, meets, and favorite other members. You can maintain a free profile with up to 10 photos, create and edit you can block contact from specific members you prefer not to contact you.
To view the benefits of free versus premium membership, and to view our membership subscription plans your Upgrade Your Membership page.
Your membership is not a trial membership. It is a permanent membership for as long as you desire to maintain your profile on our site.
You cannot change your username once you create it. You can change your email address by entering a new e-mail address in the email field and clicking Save Changes. Upgrade, Cancel Subscription for premium members , and Delete Membership options, go to My Membership to edit these options.
If you wish to be deleted, please go to the My Membership page, and click on the "Delete My Profile" link. Please be sure to view our FAQ answers at the bottom of this page regarding our refunds and profile reinstatement policies. Please note that upon deletion of your profile, any unanswered customer service requests that remain in our Customer Service queue will be removed when you delete your profile.
When you receive your credit or debit card bank statement: FriendsWide will appear as the merchant name. Please make a note of this entry in order to avoid confusion during bill paying time! Make cashier's check or money order payable to: Friends Worldwide Please make sure to include your username to ensure proper crediting of your account! Payments may be mailed to: We will process these payments immediately upon receipt, so you are more than welcome to overnight your payment.
In the process of setting up your free trial, you'll be asked for payment information, and you'll need to choose a paid subscription package that will automatically begin at the end of your free trial. But don't worry, this is just a convenient way to start your full subscription if you want to. If you decide you don't want to be charged, simply cancel your subscription before the free trial period ends. If you were deleted from our community in good standing, you will have the option to reactivate your account.
To reactivate your account, simply log back in with your username and password, and your previous profile settings will be restored. Please record this name so you will not be confused when you see this name on your billing statement. Using profane or vulgar language, uploading nude photos, harassing another member, or anything which would not constitute respectable conduct within our community would have resulted in your deletion.
Generally, refunds permit undesirable people to take advantage of us by requesting refunds for all types of reasons. With the exception of our Special State Terms provision, we have enacted this policy in order to maintain the integrity and quality of our site.
Our TOS clearly stipulates that upon making a payment, the paying member accepts our policy. Privacy of Your Messages: The only time or staff would read your email messages is in connection with an investigation for misconduct on our site.
We would only divulge the content of your email to another party if an officer of our company were served with a judge-issued subpoena, served by Federal or local law enforcement agent. Your Personal Info is Kept Confidential: Your personal information is safe with us. Any information we collect your real email address, etc. Many other sites actually distribute your real email address to other interested members.
Unless you purposely give or intentionally supply information concerning your real identity in your profile or via an e-mail message, there is no way for another member or the general public to know who you are. Please be cautious on any site that is socially oriented. We do not recommend you to share your real contact information with anyone until you feel comfortable, or until you have verified their identity. Always inform friends or family of planned meetings with anyone you have met anonymously via any online experience.
We care very much about you, and want to keep them safe. We feel this is a great invasion of privacy and are adamantly opposed to it. We realize our success depends on the manner in which we treat our members.
We realize that your trust in us is a privilege, and we will not sell your private information to third parties. We simply treat our members as we would like to be treated. Our Site Security is Top Notch: We use strong encryption in the exchange of data back and forth between our servers and your computer whenever you log on to our site, and whenever you send us personal information.
Our security certificates are reputable, and in place for your protection. If we suspect a member who is suspicious or has the potential to defraud other members, they are deleted immediately.
We're also aggressive about continually policing our site and vigorously block entire countries associated with high cases of fraudulent activity. Notice Concerning Messages and Winks: We vigorously patrol our site to delete unwarranted users that we detect are not on our network for purposes of dating in order to protect your interests and security. We appreciate your understanding, and hope you will respect the fact we will not tolerate spammers on our site because we greatly care about you as a member.
Also, we request and appreciate that you report anyone you feel is misusing our site by using our Contact Us form. With adequate support from you and all our members, we can help create and maintain our status as the leading dating network online. Any concerns you may have simply let us know.
Our security team appreciates the opportunity to serve you. Our family of integrated dating sites provides you the opportunity meet other singles who share your specific interests and lifestyle choices, thus allowing you a more effective and higher quality online dating experience.
However, when meeting new people online or offline, there are certain basic steps you should follow to help make your experiences enjoyable and secure. We ask you take some time to review the following general dating tips. Heeding our recommendations, will provide you the confidence and satisfaction of experiencing a more safe and secure dating environment both online and offline.
Common fraud practice is to establish a contact online, then to pretend an emergency has taken place especially one that is overseas. Always meet in a neutral place.