Recent topics in dating safety

K., my mother definitely isn’t the only one who’s experienced this situation.

Before you leap into online dating, like my mum did, here are four safety factors to consider when choosing a senior dating website.

Online dating services, in particular, can be commonly trolled by scammers involved in the aforementioned dubious activities.

Recent topics in dating safety

Stay local – Only communicate with people that are local to you.

My mother has never been the most tech-savvy person, so you can imagine my surprise when I went to her house one day and found out she’d joined a dating site.

Captivated, I invited her to dinner at my house that evening. While I ate my dinner, she drank hers — then refused to leave. My acquaintance of 12 hours bizarrely insisted that we were living together.

The situation felt menacing — would I find a rabbit stew boiling on the stove? Certain queries can reveal a lot of info in a short amount of time about a person you've just met. As I learned the hard way with my would-be Glenn Close, it's unwise to welcome anyone into your abode unless you know them well.

Online name – Choose a safe online name, one that doesn’t identify you, where you are or your age.

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