Online dating is a multi-billion dollar industry with over 40 million users and growing every day.
It inspires people meet their spouses and make new connections in a world where people just don’t have time to date the traditional way.
The bigger lies are the ones that can really get you into trouble.
Do not tell yourself he or she has gotten a raw deal and your love is the solution.Here are 16 scary statistics of online dating to put the world of online dating into perspective when it comes to the reality of the person behind that profile.1. About one-third of online daters do not upload a profile picture to their online dating profile.Sorry, but we don’t judge our potential mates on personality alone.2.A joint statement issued Monday notes the prevalence of online dating and says the companies' main objective is to keep users safe.“Consumers should be able to use websites without the fear of being scammed or targeted,” California Attorney General Kamala D. The statement is not an enforceable set of regulations the sites must follow by law, but an official agreement between the attorney general's office and three major sites that share the same goal of protecting online daters.