I'm around your age and did it just for fun, for something new, to get out of my comfort zone. So I decided to find the answers myself. I put a few pictures up, answered all those ridiculous questions and I just waited until I got a bite. Yes, people can be more serious on paid sites because they are usually looking for serious relationships or marriage. If your standards are too low, you will not have enough time to go on all the dates with all weirdos.
I have a bit more self-respect than that.
How Young is Too Young to Date?
So what I am getting at here is I really don't think people in their 20's are putting themselves out there online for the right reasons. However, when Lauren is 30, she is supposed to date someone who is at least This coming from the mom already made me embarrassed and the fact that she was giving me dating advice altogether made me feel like I hit an all time low. I have never had a boyfriend and have never been on a date. Your inexperience won't put you in any more dangerous situations than you'd be in from meeting people at a club or wherever. OkCupid is the main way that the people I know in their early twenties are meeting their partners.