Addendum (): I'm locking comments on this post, as most of the new comments are spam for love wizards (! I approve most comments (no more "get my husband back services") as it seems fair to allow this complex conversation to continue in public.
Addendum (17 March 2016): This post has received lots of outside attention and has very little to do with water (although it does have a LOT to do with "market failure," i.e., foreign men with relatively more economic power than they have at home).
You may be surprised to learn that, in addition to offering reasonable pricing, the best dating sites also offer coupons, discounts or even free extended memberships.
Membership fees can vary greatly from service to service.
If you prefer lighthearted fun and flirtation you may also enjoy sites such as Zoosk that cater to singles that prefer to keep things casual.
English proficiency and Catholic background equals desirability for many Western guys, who find them easier to relate to than Thai or Vietnamese or Indo or other Asian girlfriends Many websites, both free and pay, that cater to Filipinas and foreign hookups of all kinds.An entrenched and tolerated, if challenged sex industry.The biggest center was Angeles City, now apparently a scary ghost town of struggling prostitutes following the closure of US military bases in the 90s.These include a huge mix of people -- some maybe in it for the money, some for love, some to try something new.Overpopulation Poverty equals families eager to gain some extra financial support from their daughters' boyfriends/husbands, and hence encouraging of hookups of all kinds.