As with any personal interaction, keep in mind it is always possible for people to misrepresent themselves.
Assessing a match's truthfulness and honesty is ultimately your responsibility.
Here are some essential 'rules-of-the-road' for safely navigating any relationship, but especially one that begins online.
While e Harmony routinely monitors account activity and investigates all complaints of unusual, inappropriate or falsified accounts, e Harmony does not conduct criminal background checks at the time an account is registered.
It has become a very successful way to meet that someone special.
These days you're in the minority if you don't know at least one person who met their current husband, wife or partner on an online dating site.
Don’t rush things - it takes time to get to know a person.
There is no substitution for acting with caution when communicating with someone you are just getting to know.
According to a recent survey, one in five people in a new committed relationship and one in six couples married during the last three years met their significant other using an online dating service.
Last year alone, twice as many marriages occurred between men and women who met online than took place among couples who met in bars, clubs and at other social events combined.
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" Actually, online dating is not for the desperate.