As with anything in life, there can be some risks with online dating, but there can also be a lot of rewards — love being one of them.
We’ve gathered several statistics about the dangers of online dating (not to worry you but to inform you) as well as five ways you can protect yourself from potential predators.
If you’re worried about one of your online matches, you can refer to the National Sex Offender Public Website’s sex offender registry, where you can search by name and location.
It uniquely focuses on relationships as opposed to random hookups.
We’re big proponents of online dating, but we understand how it can be a scary thing to do.