Though I’m sure that’ll change if the fakes care enough to read this article—but don’t worry, they don’t.
It’s a numbers game and they have tons of fake profiles all over the Internet to be worrying about.
So, how can singles wade through the muck and find true love?
they’ll tell you everything you want to hear, but at a price.A Singles’ Dating Convention member sent this to me: “I’ve recently joined a different singles’ site and am running into the same issue I’ve had with the previous ones I’ve been involved in.If a lot of their profile says, “ask me,” or says very little at all, it’s probably a fake.Also, if the photo on the profile is suggestive in any way, (and you’re not on an alternative lifestyle or friends-with-benefits site, which by the way, are loaded with fake profiles) or looks like a modeling picture from a magazine, just be aware that there is a high probability that it’s a fake. Unfortunately, there is no surefire way to get these fakers to stop contacting you.Hannah Sung speaks with Amelia Phillips, a matchmaker who specializes in online dating, on how to spot a fake profile A woman is suing Ashley Madison, an online dating service, for injuries she claims to have incurred while employed by the site to type a large number of fake profiles.
The issue of the fake online dating profile continues to escalate like a hurricane, and drown all the real singles out there in online dating land. The issue remains that the anonymity of online dating has opened the flood gates of liars, thieves, cheats, and the sex industry looking to make a quick buck any way they can.It seems that somehow my profile targets only those that are looking for money, or are spam. For example, the other night I got a message from a lady on Plenty Of and responded to her and then she quickly responded giving me her Yahoo screen name to IM her.After a little while of chatting and waiting and waiting for responses, My response: Unfortunately, you’re running into the sad situation that is online dating.Too many women have fake profiles that are used for making money, i.e., directing men to paid porn sites or personal Web sites or just asking men outright for money.Unless the online dating industry makes a push toward cleaning up their websites, men and women will continue to fall prey to fake profiles.Read That Profile Another way to spot a fake is to really check out their profile.