People seek commonality, respect, loyalty and companionship. But if you get lucky, you hit the jackpot, and it won't cost you a European vacation, or a set of Louis Vuitton luggage. Nor can I accept a pay for play coupling as a bonafide relationship. However, some savvy girls have found a controversial way to pay off their tuition fees, cover their rent and buy text books.The fact is, I'm in favor of legalizing prostitution. Call it a business transaction or perhaps a gentleman's agreement (and I use the term loosely).

I get to do loads of stuff I could never usually afford.

I go to Venice next month and I always stay in five-star hotels.'While she understands some people might think the concept is 'creepy', she insists most of the men are just 'everyday guys'.

With over 615,000 members worldwide and over half a million trips booked, there is no denying that it is filling a need.

It was initially launched as a dating site over two years ago, the first in the "travel dating space," according to founder Brandon Wade, the relationship guru behind the sugar daddy search sites The website boasts an astonishing clientele of over 4.5 million sugar babies, sugar daddies and sugar mommas, and is active in 139 countries. They provide "no strings" (if you buy that I've got a Florida sinkhole I'd love to sell you) attached matches, thereby redefining the expectations of a perfect relationship.

Then I started going on the site more.'On her page she states that she is a ‘model and student’ who likes to ‘surf, skate, play piano, collect tattoos and party’.

Under the 'what I'm looking for' heading she writes: 'I’m not sure exactly, I’m open to suggestions as long as it’s nothing ott [sic]’.'One guy buys me stuff when I need it - a new dress if I'm going out, shoes, school books.And the other gives me a monthly allowance of £800 to £1,000.' Despite a slow start - Ali was enrolled for six months before she started getting messages - she now has 'arrangements' with two guys.They also have cash left over at the end of the month to buy designer handbags and to jet off on five-star luxury breaks.But these undergrads aren't turning to loan sharks or spiralling into thousands of pounds worth of credit card debit.Have women lost all sense of self-worth, character and boundaries? While I admire the entrepreneurial spirit of capitalizing on the need for sex and companionship and filling that need with fancy schmancy websites and the world wide web, it is still, very simply: money for service.