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In the meantime, she contacted the Citizens Advice Bureau, which provided some information on her consumer rights.
Searchmate has disputed Aileen’s claims and said it had not received any correspondence from her after the letter was sent in November.
“Getting sucked into this made me feel really stupid,” Aileen said.
“My daughters said online dating wasn’t good for me anymore, so I started looking for alternatives.” Aileen then came across Searchmate, a bespoke dating service which featured on the first series of Channel 4's The Undateables.
It said it made a number of attempts to call her since, but that it had not been able to reach her.
Because of this it had suspended her account, even though she had not asked for this to happen.
Searchmate offered to upgrade Aileen to its “Platinum” membership, a service via which customers are assigned their very own matchmaker who will proactively look for potential matches outside Searchmate’s client base.
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It’s simple to search for matches by nationality or language, such as Indian or Mandarin, and thanks to our advanced search features you can find Asian singles who share a similar background or similar beliefs.Online dating scams: new tricks that fleece victims of an average '£9,589' But in November last year, Aileen felt a growing sense of disappointment as five months had passed and she had yet to meet any men.Searchmate had so far suggested four – two of whom she’d already seen on rival site Plentyoffish.com, a free site, and who had both already declined to date her.She says she “isn’t looking for a major spark” but is searching for a man with a good sense of humour to share her life with. The first blow was when she fell victim to a scammer on an online dating site.