7 Best Free “Cougar Dating App” Options (2017)

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7 Best Free “Cougar Dating App” Options (2017)

Hayley Matthews Hayley Matthews • 8/09/17

Meeting older, more experienced women has come a long way from the days of “American Pie.” Thanks to the rise of dating apps, particularly ones for cougar dating, you’re no longer limited to scoping out your friends’ moms like Finch was. You can now find all kinds of beautiful mature women from all over the world.

Not only are our 7 Best Cougar Dating Apps convenient and fun, but they’re also 100% free and offer tons of features to help you along the way, including filters to set your preferred age range.

1. Match

Your chances of finding that right older woman are higher on Match than on any other dating app — simply because of the sheer volume.

Match.com

★★★★★
4.9/5.0
Match.com

Available on: iOS, Android

  • Relationships: Fun Dates, Serious Relationships
  • Match Sysytem: Browse by location, age, interest, and more
  • About the App: Available via the App Store and Google Play, Match is a fantastic app for dates and relationships. With a user base of 30 million singles, Match is where you'll have a high chance of success. It's free to download, create a profile, search for and receive matches around the corner and across the world, find missed connections, "like" people, as well as send and receive winks.
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More than 13.5 million daters use Match every month, and you can either search through them all on your own or have the app match you up via their advanced algorithm. Either way, you won’t need to spend a dime.

2. OurTime

OurTime is most commonly known as an over 50 dating app, but anyone over the age of 18 can join.

OurTime.com

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4.4/5.0
OurTime.com

Available on: iOS, Andriod

  • Relationships: Dating and Relationships
  • Match Sysytem: Search by age as well as zip, gender, more
  • About the App: Made just for single seniors, OurTime is one of the most well-known niche dating apps. It's a fun and straightforward app with simple swiping features. Once two people swipe right on each other, they can communicate. For more match options, visit the Connect and I'm Interested pages. Plus, if you sign up for OurTime, your profile will appear on its sister site, SeniorPeopleMeet, for free.
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Some more good news is that this cougar dating site and app are completely free and 52% of the members are women (compared to 48% men). So the odds are in your favor.

3. BlackPeopleMeet

BlackPeopleMeet is one of the largest free black cougar dating apps, with no hidden fees and over 1.4 million visitors a month.

BlackPeopleMeet

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4.0/5.0
BlackPeopleMeet

Available on: iOS, Andriod

  • Relationships: Dates, Relationships
  • Match Sysytem: Browse by city, hobbies, age, etc.
  • About the App: Since it was founded in 2002, BlackPeopleMeet has established the largest online dating community for black and biracial singles of all orientations. Every month over 1.4 million daters use this simple and safe platform to connect with African-American singles in their area. You can download the app and create a profile for free to find new friends, hot dates, and love interests online.
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Their fast-growing user base is also becoming more popular with women over 40, of all backgrounds, cultures, and ethnicities.

4. SeniorPeopleMeet

SeniorPeopleMeet is another dating app that says they’re strictly for seniors, but if you’re at least 18 years old, you can sign up and do everything everyone else can: create a profile, browse members, and communicate with matches for free.

SeniorPeopleMeet

★★★★
3.7/5.0
SeniorPeopleMeet

Available on: iOS, Andriod

  • Relationships: Casual Dates, Lifelong Commitments
  • Match Sysytem: Search and receive recommendations
  • About the App: SeniorPeopleMeet is a safe and easy-to-use dating app for singles 55 and older. Thousands of mature daters come to this niche community to find people who share similar experiences, lifestyles, and values. Whether you're interested in going on casual dates or having a long-term commitment, SeniorPeopleMeet exclusively serves senior daters with romantic opportunities on any mobile device.
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And a niche dating app like this might be the way to go if dating cougars, and mature women, in general, is your thing.

5. AdultFriendFinder

When you’ve got your mind on sex and sex on your mind, Adult Friend Finder is the app millions of people turn to. Whether you’re on a desktop or smartphone, AFF is available for free. You can also do the necessary things, like register, search, and communicate in various ways, without having to spend any money.

AFF.com

★★★★
3.6/5.0
AFF.com

Available on: iOS, Android

  • Relationships: Hookups Only
  • Match Sysytem: Filter by distance, gender, encounter
  • About the App: With 77 million members, Adult Friend Finder is one of the most popular apps for the sex community. It doesn't matter if you're single or part of a couple — you're welcome to search for sex buddies, threesomes, and other casual encounters. And you won't have to pay to do that as well as download the app, fill out a profile, and chat.
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AdultFriendFinder has been around since 1996 and has grown to 40 million users and counting. So not only is it a pioneer in this industry, but it’s also extremely popular.

6. BeNaughty

Not everyone wants a serious relationship, and if you’re one of those people, then you might want to try BeNaughty, a cougar online dating app that’s just for casual encounters.

BeNaughty

★★★★
3.5/5.0
BeNaughty

Available on: iOS, Android

  • Relationships: Casual Encounters
  • Match Sysytem: Sort profiles by zip code, appearance, more
  • About the App: On BeNaughty, everyone is interested in finding sexual encounters with no strings attached. Within a couple of minutes, you can get a profile up for $0. Free membership includes unlimited photos, browsing, matches, winks, and chats. BeNaughty also has an advanced anti-fraud system to ensure your personal information stays private while you flirt online.
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Thanks to their free trial and premium search capabilities, BeNaughty is one of the best choices if you’re looking for affordable, local cougar dating.

7. FriendFinder-X

In addition to welcoming singles and couples of all ages, FriendFinder-X also welcomes singles and couples of all genders, sexual orientations, countries, religions, races, and backgrounds.

FriendFinder-X

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3.4/5.0
FriendFinder-X

Available on: iOS, Andriod

  • Relationships: One-Night Stands, Threesomes, Affairs
  • Match Sysytem: Search on your own, plus receive matches
  • About the App:
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You won’t break the bank on FriendFinder-X either — it’s completely free to add your information, photos, and qualities you’re looking for in someone else, search through millions of profiles, receive match recommendations, and flirt in various ways.

The Cougars are Waiting for a Cub Like You!

No matter if you’re on your laptop at home or on your phone while out and about, you really can’t go wrong with any of these free cougar dating sites and apps. So figure out which one appeals to you the most, put away your wallet, and before you know it, you’ll find your very own Mrs. Robinson!