Date.ca is one of Canada's dating web sites that has been around for a long time and has over 300,000 members. Date.ca has single Canadian men and women of all age groups, professions and backgrounds, looking for prospective dating parners. Date.ca has heterosexual, gay and lesbian members. Even during non peak hours they seem to have over 5000 members online, browsing through profiles and getting in touch with other members. While the emphasis of Date.ca is on Canadian members, they do have a sizeable number of members from other countries too.
UPDATE: Date.ca is now known as Spark.com
Creating a basic profile is free and takes less than five minutes with Date.ca. This lets you search the profiles of other members on Date.ca. Choose a user name, provide your email address, birthday, sex, location and relationship type. You can hide specific fields of information from other users if you wish to. Specify if you smoke/drink. Provide information about your personality and some basic information about your education and background. You can add upto four photos to your profile and this is highly recommended as it is known to boost the response. You can search for members by specifying criterion or by user name. You can see who's currently online and add people to your favorites list.
Even based on several criterion including age, gender, interests etc. we could bring up hundreds to thousands of matches in many Canadian cities.They have customer care staff available 24-7. Date.ca is part of the Spark network which runs several other web sites too. The advantage of upgrading to a paid membership with Date.ca is that you can use communication tools such as instant messaging, email and live audio and video.
Date.ca has members of all ages. You'll find teenagers, youngsters and senior men and women on this dating site. They offer a free trial.
If you decide to opt for a paid members, Date.ca memberships cost:
For 1 Month - $29.99
For 3 Months - $59.97 with $19.99 monthly renewal
For 6 Months - $74.95 with $13.99 monthly renewal
If you're serious about seeking dating opportunities in Canada, then this is an excellent site to go with. However not much can be accomplished here without upgrading to a paid membership. The six month option is your best bet as it brings down the monthly fee to just $12.50 or less than fifty cents a day.