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They claimed she was liable for the entire amount and threatened to hand her over.
But Bianca’s no consumer pushover, so she informed them they were breaking the law, as the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) requires they send a membership expiry reminder at least 40 days beforehand (and not more than 80 days before) and that they failed to offer her a cancellation fee. They have no phone numbers and claim to operate from a building in Germany.
Our team of customer care agents are on hand to support our members in such cases, to make the process as simple as possible.
“Users can find more information on pricing and cancellation by visiting our help centre or website.” Elite Singles is violating our domestic laws.
So, there’s dating for seniors, the middle-aged, sexual orientations, lifestyle, religion etc – even niche sites for rabbit-food eaters, the gluten-intolerant, bearded wonders, farmers and bacon lovers.
Hopefully, you get to filter out the smokers, the ruffians and the soap dodgers (unless those are your exact type).
A European site operating in a few countries, Elite za, which touts itself as “SA’s no 1 dating site for educated singles and professionals!
So far, so good; but the reality is matches are hardly ever made in heaven and cancelling membership is not particularly easy, a reader told me.
Ouma Ramaru, media liaison for the Consumer Goods and Services Ombud, stresses: “They need to abide by our laws and regulation, and their site says they have an open site here in South Africa.
“They are not considering the provision of the CPA in relation to cancelling fixed-term contracts.
The drawbacks are numerous, though: misrepresentation, catfishing, lousy matching, objectification and projection are just some of the psychological pitfalls of hooking up in the virtual world.
Many of us know someone who found their match online: a friend, Philippa, told me she met the love of her life, Stuart, online in 1999 – they’ve now been married for 16 years and have two children.A PR spokesman responded: “At Elite Singles, our aim is to provide the best service to our customers; this includes the cancellation of subscriptions.