Davis tells Bustle, "If you're concerned about giving out your phone number, you can create a free Google Voice number. Online dating is the way to go—you just have to learn to work the system. As Davis told Bustle, "one of my clients found that her town posted the sale of her house on their website, and it came up on the first page of Google. Go into your Facebook settings and change this section so it's more vague. You find someone great and think, Am I going to be on the next episode of Catfish?
By Lucy Vine.
Top tips for creating the perfect online dating profile
Before you head out to meet your potential lover, text one or more of your friends the name and address of your designated meeting spot, then send them a link to your date's online dating profile, and set up a time to check in with each other after your date. But whatever happens, it feels good to be back in the game. How do you avoid a scam? Back to top Home News U. In-app conversations are great and all, but it's best to arrange a meet-up as soon as you both feel a connection.