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Most dating websites—even ones that cost money—don’t vet the people who sign up.
So it’s up to you to determine how truthful a person is being in his or her profile.
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I'm sure he wanted me to think I had actually lost out. Now, I have two big takeaways from the virtual run-in: 1. According to Ok Cupid, Wanna Be Badass and I were only a 53-percent match.
Both of us acting like the bigger person, we insisted on meeting up for coffee. While you always want to have a hotter, smarter, taller boyfriend when you run into your ex, there's nothing wrong with him finding you on a dating site. Looks like the online dating gods really do know their stuff.
According to a recent Consumer Reports Online Dating Survey of more than 114,000 subscribers, among the respondents who were considering online dating but were hesitant, 46 percent said they were concerned about being scammed. “Typically the scammer builds trust by writing long letters over weeks or months and crafting a whole persona for their victims,” says David Farquhar, Supervisory Special Agent with the FBI.
“That big investment gives victims a false sense that the relationship must be real.” Eventually a pitch for money comes.
To recognize and avoid romance scams, follow these tips. Copy the images your online correspondent has posted to his or her profile, then run them through a reverse-image search engine, such as Tin Eye or Google Images.