'Girls on this site can meet some incredibly interesting and powerful men,’ Wade says. But since the feminist revolution the idea of chasing wealth has been frowned upon; women could make their own way in the world.
But the clinical psychologist Sheila Keegan believes the situation has come full circle.
'I’m in coffee,’ replies the man, bespectacled, balding, old enough to be her father.
This is the British launch of Seeking Arrangement, a hugely popular American website 'for those seeking mutually beneficial arrangements’.
'Sugar Baby’, 25, is setting the bar even higher with negotiations opening at ,000 to ,000 (£6,500 to £13,000) a month.Sign up free now and start dating rich millionaire singles across the UK.Here at The Millionaire Dating Club, we specialise in introducing you to local UK millionaires and high earners. Whether you are a millionaire or want to find a millionaire to date, this is the site for you.'I think all relationships start off in a very superficial manner,’ he tells me cheerfully. Men want gorgeous women and women tend to look at men in terms of how successful they are .’ Women pay nothing to join the site, while men pay £31 a month, ensuring they are outnumbered 10 to one.Although I hear stories of 'millionaires’ turning up in Ford Fiestas (and 'sugar babies’ turning out to be 55), I’m also told that the site boasts two members of the Forbes Fortune 5000 list. From Becky Sharp in Vanity Fair to Scarlett O’Hara, some of our greatest fictional heroines have made bagging a rich man their quest.