Internet dating sites problem
Remember, millions of singles are using dating websites, and there’s no way they could all like you.
So there may be times — occasionally on a daily basis — when dozens of left swipes and no-thank-yous come your way. You can’t talk about online dating without talking about dick pics.
In 2014, the FBI received almost 6,000 romance scam complaints — ranging from identity theft to fake emergencies and business investments.
It’s no secret that the horrible people in the world who want to hurt the good ones — especially if they’re in a vulnerable situation such as being single and feeling lonely — ruin everything for them.
We’re living in a society where we’re given a ton of choices and have to make a ton of decisions every day because of those choices.
I don’t know about you, but for me, it gets to the point where I don’t want to make any decisions anymore.
Having said that, expensive doesn’t mean first-rate.
Before online dating came around, we just had beautiful, funny people in movies, TV shows, and magazines with whom to compare ourselves. You’re going to see people who seem to have better profiles than you, better pictures than you, more accomplishments to brag about than you, more interesting interests than you, and so on. Several friends of mine have received unsolicited photos of an online match’s Johnson.
One was even just replying to a good morning text he’d sent!
In addition to financial dangers you could face on a dating site, there have been reports of physical dangers as well, including stalking and murder.
Also, according to Phactual.com, 10% of sex offenders use dating websites to meet people.