Features include an enhanced background and a gold star next to your profile, meaning you instantly stand out and highlight your sincerity.
You can also add search features tailored towards what you are looking for, such as an auto block based on age – you can specify an age range that suits you.
NZDating is lacking a little in style and tends to have a ratio of two men for every one woman.
If you are a man this may make meeting the right woman for you a little more difficult.
I didn't want virtual love affairs, I want the real thing!
After moving to New Zealand, where my main priority was still my job, I didn't think to sign up in another dating site until I realized that no one's going to ask me out if I just depend on my good looks and incredible work ethic.
A gold membership gives you the opportunity to dramatically increase your profile visibility and other members will take you more seriously.
The additional features will also allow you to keep track of the members you are particularly interested in.
The website is easy to use and provides all the facilities to advertise yourself, search and locate potential partners, send messages to friends and romantic interests and get involved in the 100,000 community with events, live chat and message boards.
It is free to join; all you need is an email address to signup with and create a profile.
The site offers paid gold memberships, which are relatively affordable at only .95 for a one-month trial gold membership, .95 for three months, .95 for six months or .95 for a full year.
While is obviously more expensive than free NZ online dating sites, it is still comparatively inexpensive.
I googled for NZ-specific sites and appeared in my searches.