It is relatively easy to
stay safe when it comes to dating. This is what we
1. Never disclose your
phone number or personal address in your profile. Most
dating websites will not allow it, but even if they do
avoid doing this. You do not need a completely drunk
stranger knocking on your door at 3 am.
2. Do not disclose your
address to someone via email or instant chat prior to
meeting them for the reasons above.
3. Meet someone in a
public and well lit location. This is especially true if
you are a female. While most men mean you no harm there
are some bad apples out there. Your first meeting should
be somewhere that you are comfortable with. If you end
up liking that person then you can schedule future
4. Once you are comfortable
with someone and only then should you meet them at your
house or their house.
5. If something feels wrong
about the situation or if your gut is tellng you to back
out then do not ignore those feelings.
6. You can ask a friend to
call in and check up on you on a date. If you want out
you have an excellent excuse to leave for an