Over the years, many people have reconnected with their old friends, acquaintances and school mates on the website oldfriends. Logan Mudge, a spokesperson for Trade Me said it was not a decision made lightly. It wasn't a financial decision as the site was "making a modest income", but rather so Trade Me can focus on bigger business opportunities in its core areas, he said. Over the last few months, Mudge said between to 1, users accessed the frienss daily.
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