Heartbreak averted.“Just about anyone is going to Google your name before they meet you these days,” explained Rich Matta, CEO of Reputation Defender, a service that promises to cleanse your online presence.Then they can “easily triangulate other sensitive information,” he added.

“That was easy – you gave me your phone number,” he said nonchalantly as I told him to leave, which (fortunately) he did. More than 15% of all American adults have used a mobile dating app or site, according to a 2016 Pew Research Center study—nearly 40 million people—and one recent study found that at least half of them lie about themselves in their profiles (other research puts that percentage even higher).

That way I would have their cell number, which I know from my previous reporting can be used to find out just about anything about you.

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Just head to the website and you can begin viewing and interacting with some of Europe’s most available single women within minutes of registering.I had his full name, home address, real age, and more.With that data I’d turn to Google, where among other things I found a photo of one guy who had claimed to be single wearing a wedding band.And you will soon start to understand your friends and coworkers when they say that finding love changed their lives for the better like nothing else in the world!Last fall I did some chatting on a dating app with a guy I hoped to meet. Here’s what: Just after 10 he texted that he was at a restaurant around the corner—and he pulled into my driveway two minutes later. Many of those lies are mild, like under-reporting weight or over-reporting wealth, but some are full-on “catfishers” – which according to Urban Dictionary are “Internet predators that fabricate online identities …The most common is a burner phone, or they went to great lengths not to have their number in anyone’s system.” (Burner phones are generally used for one reason, such as a drug deal or clandestine relationship, then dumped.) When I couldn't confirm someone’s identity, I backed away.