But student advocates warn such arrangements can be fraught with peril, exposing them to potential exploitation or abuse with few avenues to disentangle themselves from a bad situation.Matchmaking website Seeking Arrangement this week released its rankings of Canadian universities that have had students sign up in search of financial aid.

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What did people derive from the transaction, beyond quick sex and quick cash?

Maybe it was shockingly normal — alluring beyond the obvious reasons.

Her youngest children Juliana, nine, and Ymahni, 12, couldn't be happier with their mother's arrangements as they are regularly treated to exotic holidays and expensive presents by their mother's sugar daddies.

Before becoming a sugar baby Nina, above with Juliana, was working multiple jobs.

I don’t even know if Tinder was around then, but the quality of people just wasn’t what I wanted.

I heard about the sugar baby scene through the grapevine and through some articles, so I thought I’d give it a try.It may not be just providing (sexual acts), but they’re providing intimate relationships for a fee,” Sullivan said, adding she is in favour of legalizing and regulating prostitution to help remove the stigma that surrounds sex workers.“There is a high level of stigma.Even though it might be conducted in secret, it can cause personal and professional consequences.“Young people aren’t really the best at anticipating risk and negotiating the best deal for themselves.”Sullivan noted women who sign up in search of a sugar daddy are essentially entering a business contract, but unlike most workers they lack the rights and recourse should those terms be violated.A glance at some of Seeking Arrangement’s Alberta user profiles shows many claim they are currently attending university and looking for financial aid.Some suggest they’re hoping a relationship develops; others explicitly imply a sexual relationship is on offer in exchange for support, with several posting racy pictures and promising to provide private ones as well.I went into it originally thinking that I would find someone to hang out with, and it might turn into something else or help my network.