According to the website, the Mind Alike community boasts “highly educated graduates who sit in prominent positions in society and the private sector”.
As you might expect it doesn’t come cheap, with basic membership setting you back 890 SEK per month. This free site is designed for young people with a passion for culture – whether it’s art, music, film, literature, theatre or fashion – who want to meet people with similar interests.
In addition to bringing singles together, the site also styles itself as a guide to the best cultural events in Stockholm, Gothenburg and also Malmö, where the site was founded. Targeted at foreign professionals working in Sweden, The Local’s very own dating site is an expat dating community of around one million members.The registration process is quick and free after which you can take a few tests to help match you with compatible singles in your area.Ok Cupid isn't the best choice for people who are looking to get into a long-term relationship; the vast majority of users are under 30 and not necessarily looking for anything serious."If you're looking for a serious relationship, my advice is spend the money for a paid membership," Masini says.All profiles are screened before they’re put up on the site. In order to be approved you have to have an annual income of at least 500,000 kronor and assets of at least 3 million.
Founded in 2012 in Sweden, Mindalike has been described as a kind of “exclusive club”, and no wonder. Your credentials and income will then be checked out by the site’s staff.But don’t be too picky or you’ll find your options are limited.It might not be scientifically accurate but as one reviewer expressed it: “there’s nothing like the thrill of getting a message from a 97 percent match”. Despite the English name it is in fact one of the most popular dating sites in Sweden for Swedes, with over 230,000 active members. Through the site’s search function you can search for people with the same interests as you, as well as criteria such as height and age.Boasting “sophisticated and highly-educated singles”, it attracts a more mature audience than Badoo and Tinder. New members must first complete a personality test before filling in a personal profile where they can also upload photos.If you’re a bit of a snob when it comes to dating and would rather see someone’s CV than a list of their hobbies and interests then "Elitsinglar" (literally “elite singles”) could be for you.They can only strike up a conversation with you if you’ve both swiped right – so you won’t get unwanted messages from strangers.