Know who you’re talking to Whether it’s an app you’re on or a dating site, be aware of the amount of information on offer from the people you are chatting to.
Sure, people knock off a few years here or there and might use a picture that’s six months out of date, but, if someone has minimal information about themselves or one grainy picture be aware that they might not be who they say they are.
Leave a paper trail As tempting as it may be to rush into the first date before really getting to know each other online, gathering some basic information about your date is important.
Even if it is just a telephone number and an email address - make sure you have contact details about your date beyond their online user name.
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However, after perusing hundreds of carefully curated profiles, you’ll begin to suspect that not everyone is who they seem to be. We analyzed the FBI’s cybercrime and violent crime rates per capita for each state, as well as the CDC’s reported cases of chlamydia and gonorrhea, which are the most common STDs in America. However, the statistics are disconcerting and should send a clear message to singles everywhere.
It seems quick, easy and painless, and the odds of finding true love are pretty good.