On dating sites, at least 10% of new accounts are from scammers, says Marketdata Enterprise, Inc. Let me repeat that: of rapists used online dating sites to find their victims.7.
Dinner for Six, a matchmaking service in Denver, Colorado says that 51% percent of online dating singles are already in a relationship, yet are putting themselves out there as being single.8.
In fact, for time-pressured millennials, online dating has all but become a norm, with people spending an average of 17 days a year looking for love online.
In a lot of ways, online dating can make the process of meeting someone much easier, removing some of the emotional challenges associated with meeting in person.
Rewind a decade and looking for love online was the dating equivalent of a rocker listening to Justin Bieber.
Fast forward a few years, and the stigma around online dating has all but faded.
As the younger, internet-savvy generations step onto the dating ladder, the modern way of finding love is only set to become more popular.
That’s 156% more golddiggers, guys, so think twice about whether you want to post that kind of personal info.5. In 2005 alone, 25% percent of rapists used online dating sites to find their victims.
"I honestly didn't remember this guy at all," Angie says.
"Apparently, we emailed a bit, I gave him my number, and he decided to call me a year later. " Strangely, Dave was surprised Angie didn't remember him, and he eventually hung up.
Know that by connecting with someone over the internet by webcam puts all the data on your computer at risk.
You might have personal photos you don’t want to share.