Safety dating tips
Inform a friend or family member of your date plans including date, time and location. Arrange to contact a friend or a family member when the date is over. Do not do anything that would impair your judgment and cause you to make a poor decision. If you're drinking, do not leave your drink unattended. • Inquire about your date’s MODINCA interests listed in his/her profile.Grill them (nicely) about their knowledge on the particular MODINCA interests they claim to enjoy.We do not recommend long distance meetings due to unique safety concerns they pose. Do not allow the person you’re meeting to pick you up from the airport.If you must take a long distance trip to meet someone, please keep the following precautions in mind. • Do not inform your date of where you are staying.• They offer something that sounds too good to be true and ask you to act immediately.• They ask to talk or chat on an outside email or messaging service very early in the getting acquainted phase. • They ask for your address under the guise of sending flowers or gifts.
Do not to go back to your date's home or bring them back to yours until you feel safe and comfortable based on your knowledge of the person.
• They claim that they are currently travelling, living or working abroad. • They disappear from the site, then return under a different name. • They make more than usual amount of grammatical and/or spelling errors.
• They send you emails containing strange links to third-party websites.
To learn more details about ways to help you stay safe while dating online visit the Federal Trade Commission's Online Dating Scam site .
The following are the steps that we STRONGLY RECOMMEND that our members adhere to while dating, both online and offline.