Most fake profiles don’t take time to fill in all the sections, or have trouble with correct grammar, or even basic English.
they’ll tell you everything you want to hear, but at a price.
Match is strictly for teens aged 18 and 19 (as well as young adults, millennials, and seniors, among others).
Once you verify your age and email, you can finish filling out your profile, specify what you’re looking for in a friend, date, or partner, browse through members, receive matches, and send virtual winks and likes.
They need to make as many contacts as possible—remember it’s a numbers game. You are doing the best you can by being smart and wary of potential fakers. Will enough singles get fed up with the not-so-great state of online dating and demand better from the industry? As a contributor to online dating industry forums, I continue to bring up the issues associated with fake profiles: liars, thieves and cheats, and the accountability of the industry for a solution.
Even if you put on your profile in bold letters, “No Fakers or Sex Industry Professionals,” it won’t help. My suggestion for your first contact, if you’re worried they’re not telling the truth, is to ask them outright. The standard industry reply is that “it’s not cost effective” and that “singles won’t pay for it.” Well, singles are “paying for it” in time, frustration, dissatisfaction and with their wallets.