State laws and dating sites updating desktop
New York has a new law that requires sites to post safety tips for their users.
Meanwhile, New Jersey requires paid-subscription dating sites to inform their users whether or not they perform background checks.
The bigger lies are the ones that can really get you into trouble.
For example, pretending that you are single and looking for love online when you are, in fact, married.
They sued for intentional infliction of emotional distress for "mind games" and behavior that was "outside the boundaries of human decency." Background Checks and State Regulation of Online Dating Services Only on rare occasions does lying on an online dating site actually hurt someone.
But dating sites also allow online predators easy access to unsuspecting victims.
This may be true, but if online dating has made it easier to find love, is has also made it easier for online predators and liars to find you.
Little Fibs and Big Fibs Online dating sites generally forbid their users from fibbing about themselves.
But there also are host of sites that focus on niche matchmaking.
While it is much easier now to find love, it's still very important to be honest and on your guard.