And if you decide to meet up in the real world, there’s unfortunately also a chance you could find yourself in physical danger.
You’re never responsible for the predatory or disrespectful behavior of others, but there are things you can do to protect yourself when you’re interacting with a stranger.
Don’t include your last name, contact information, or social media account handles.
And while you’re checking your online dating profile, check your other social media accounts.
Below we have listed some useful safety tips, as well as a chart that compares the safety and security features of some of the most popular dating apps of 2019.