Included in this site or stories from those that have been there, and are willing to share their experiences with others in an effort to educate people and learn from their mistakes.
If you have a story and would like to share your experiences with internet dating and dating websites please feel free to email it to us! have also focused on the lighter side of internet dating and dating websites as opposed to the darker side.
The subject line offers a congratulatory announcement, and may include the supposed amount of money you’ve “won.”Here are the sure signs your winnings are false: The best way to avoid the common email scam is to realize this one simple rule: If you did not enter the lottery, you will not win the lottery.
And even if you do enter the lottery, you probably will not win. You’ve expressed interest in social issues, such as global warming or the war in the Middle East, and you’ve been sent a survey that requests your input. Unless you’ve specifically requested to be on a survey mailing list, what you’re getting is nothing but spam.
Keep your guard up, and always keep an eye out for anything that looks suspicious.
A special agent in our Cyber Division offered the following: A firewall helps protect your computer from hackers who might try to gain access to crash it, delete information, or even steal passwords or other sensitive information.
Software firewalls are widely recommended for single computers.
Chat rooms have replaced bar rooms, and internet dating sites and personal ads no longer have the "stigma" that they once did.
You may still get a raised eyebrow when telling people you are using the internet for your search for the perfect date, but no where close to the reaction you would have gotten years ago.