Tell a friend or five about your date. Please select Stay local. Act with caution and learn more about someone before contacting him or her outside of the dating site. I also usually turn on location sharing, just in case. Personally, I'm a fan of pepper spray, and I carry it with me often.
Online Dating Safety Tips Every Woman Should Know
Before you head out to meet your potential lover, text one or more of your friends the name and address of your designated meeting spot, then send them a link to your date's online dating profile, and set up a time to check in with each other after your date. Katy Horwood Tuesday 9 February Preventing Identity Theft Your identity is precious. If the two of you hit it off, then there will be plenty of time to Netflix and chill in the future. As Davis told Bustle, "one of my clients found that her town posted the sale of her house on their website, and it came up on the first page of Google. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.