Dating online personal personals
All issues ranging from the number of partners each of you has had, to the last time each of you was tested for STI’s are fair game. If either you or your partner has an STI that is curable, you both need to start treatment to avoid becoming re-infected.
It is important to be completely honest in these conversations.
Get to Know the Other Person Keep your communications on the platform and really get to know users online/using the app before meeting them in person.
Vaccinate The risk of contracting some STI’s can be reduced through vaccination. Regular testing is critical to staying on top of your health and helping prevent the spread of STI’s After testing, always ask for a copy of your test results so you are sure of your status.
It’s up to you to research and do your due diligence.
As part of the Match service, we have an extensive fraud prevention team that works diligently to identify and investigate any suspicious activity. has partnered with the National Cyber Security Alliance and joined the STOP. Taking the steps to protect yourself while participating in the community will help create a more positive experience for you and contribute to a better online environment for everyone.
There are certain steps that every person should follow while dating — both online and offline.
Transport Yourself to and from the Meeting You need to be independent and in control of your own transportation, especially in case things don’t work out.
Stay Sober Consumption of alcohol and/or other drugs can impair your judgment and potentially put you in danger.