Plenty of Fish makes it possible for users to upgrade their account for more services.
Prices are set from US .99 for three months, US .99 for six months, or US .99 for twelve months.
A related feature that was eliminated was the option to contact clients of age differences greater than "Markus," presumably Frind, found tasteful.
Although the Plenty Of Fish site and its "matching" criteria continue to match couples with age differences greater than the 14 year guideline, attempts to contact the "matches" resulted in an inbox message from Markus stating, among other things, "[t]here is no reason for a 50 year old man to contact a 18 year old woman." On March 25, 2015, Plentyoffish Media Inc.
The parents' lawsuit alleges photos of their son, who was killed in Iraq in 2007, were used without permission.
The parents were seeking compensatory and punitive damages.
While it is free to use, Plenty Of Fish offers premium services as part of their upgraded membership, such as who has "liked" a member through the service's Tinder-like Meet Me feature, and allowing users to see whether a message has been read and/or deleted.
The website for Plenty Of Fish appeared in several music videos in 2010: in Lady Gaga's "Telephone", Natasha Bedingfield's "Touch", Ke$ha's "We R Who We R", Flo Rida and Akon's "Available", Jason Derulo's "Ridin' Solo", Since the alleged hacking incident, Frind alleges he has identified persons he believes are responsible for the hacking, and alleges he is threatening legal action in response to the widespread negative media exposure.
Perks include: 1) Show up first on ‘Meet Me’: Your profile will be one of the first to appear when other singles are using the ‘Meet Me’ feature.
2) View people’s extended profile : Upgraded memberships allow you to view information on a person’s profile not available to everyone.
3) See if your sent messages were read or deleted: Sent messages are marked as read, unread, or deleted.