Check to see if the person you're interested in is on other social networking sites like Facebook, do a web search to see if there are other records of the person online, and if possible use google image search to check the profile photos.Money Requests Are Your Red Light - Why would someone need to borrow money off somebody they have never met, or only just met?Trust your instincts and immediately stop communicating with anyone who makes you feel uncomfortable or apprehensive. You don’t owe the other person anything, no matter how long you’ve been chatting or what’s been suggested. If you’re raped or sexually assaulted on your date, help is available.Never feel embarrassed to report a problem to the dating service. The safest plan is to meet somewhere public and stay somewhere public. Make your own way there and back and don’t feel pressured to go home with your date. The way people interact online isn’t always the same face-to-face. No matter what the circumstances, sexual activity against your will is a crime.The vast majority of people using dating sites are sincere and honest in the information they provide and in their reasons for joining.
If this happens contact the dating provider immediately to not only protect yourself but other users too.Take things slowly and share more information when you feel comfortable doing so.It is impossible to get back information once you have given it away.Be Responsible and do your own Research - There is a limit to an online dating provider’s ability to check the backgrounds of users and verify the information they provide.
They cannot do a criminal records check on every user.
Password & Security - Be careful when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others can't view or record your password or personal information.