BT Devices Internet dating: Tips to stay safe online Research shows adults between the ages of 40 and 69 are more vulnerable to web dating scams. Follow our tips to protect yourself when looking for love online. By Hannah Bouckley Last updated:
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May 14, The internet is a great way to meet people to potentially date and SO many people are now meeting their partners through online dating. These online dating safety tips should help you out enormously in that regard. Meet in public at first The first time you meet this person in real life should be in a public location like a coffee shop or restaurant. You can also check in with them to let them know everything is OK.
Chatting online is fun, but do you know who you're actually talking to? Personal safety when meeting someone in person who you met online. Fraud, when people appeal appeal to your better nature to help them out of an 'unfortunate situation' by sending money. People masquerading as somebody who they are not.