Articles in category 'Dating Safety'

How to Stay Safe Online

How to Stay Safe Online

Online dating is a safe way to meet people if you take some simple steps to protect your details and make sure that you join a reputable dating website. Find a reputable dating website There are thousands of dating...

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How to spot a Scammer

How to spot a Scammer

We work really hard to ensure that Muddy Matches is dating website for genuine country-minded people and to prevent scammers from joining the website. We even have a real (in-house) customer care team checking...

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Your Online Presence

Your Online Presence

When you mention online dating, there will always be someone who will talk about the dangers of sharing information online. However, there are ways to protect your information while using online dating sites and there...

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National Stalking Awareness Week 2016

National Stalking Awareness Week 2016

During National Stalking Awareness Week 2016, which runs from 18th-24th April, Suzy Lamplugh Trust is highlighting the issue of online stalking. At Muddy Matches we take personal safety very seriously and we would...

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Spring Breaking Badly

Spring Breaking Badly

Don’t worry, we haven’t become Americanised (note the use of s instead of z), but the hashtag #springbreakingbadly has caught our attention this week. The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs released...

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How do I Protect Myself from Scammers?

How do I Protect Myself from Scammers?

Online dating is generally a safe way to meet a partner, but it is important to be aware of how to be aware that scammers do exist. Here are 10 ways in which you can protect yourself from scammers on online dating...

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Complete Guide to Safe Online Dating

Complete Guide to Safe Online Dating

Online dating is no more unsafe than meeting someone in a pub, but it's worth taking a few steps to make sure that you are as safe as you can be. Choosing a website When choosing a dating website, ask your friends...

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How to Protect Your Contact Details

How to Protect Your Contact Details

By using an online dating website to contact people, you can keep your details private until you wish to reveal them. You can even use a pseudonym if you wish so that people don't know what your real name is until you...

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What to Share Online

What to Share Online

How much information should you share online? You should share enough information to encourage people to get in contact with you, but not so much that you put your own safety at risk. Here are some tips for what...

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First Date Safety Advice

First Date Safety Advice

You've probably heard horror stories about online dating being a dangerous place to meet someone, from people who have never used a dating website, but online dating is no more dangerous than meeting someone in the...

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What Not to Include in Your Dating Profile

What Not to Include in Your Dating Profile

Here at Muddy Matches, we have a number of measures in place to help to protect our members and to encourage safe online dating, but it is still important to think about what you can do to protect yourself online. One...

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