The app finds eligible bachelors and bachelorettes within your area.Then, if two people like each other, the Tinder match can then message one another.While narcissists can be found anywhere and everywhere, the online world of dating provides them with a platform where predators can gain access to multiple victims without accountability.
The most recent incident involved a female student from Central Michigan University who was sexually assaulted after meeting up with a man she met on the mobile dating app Tinder.
Tinder, for the unfamiliar, is a matchmaking app that takes pictures and information from Facebook that users then have the option to like or dislike.
Nick Tsinonis, co-founder of Scamalytics, which creates software designed to prevent scammers from targeting people on online dating sites, offered a range of advice as to how to stay safe while interacting with a prospective date online.
“It’s really important to keep all dialogue restricted to the messaging services on the website.
(WXYZ) - Parenting is a full-time job just monitoring what kids do on the internet and social media.
Teen dating websites are turning out to be trouble because where teens gather online, so do the pedophiles and the people who want to harm them.“I was hesitant because you hear about things on Tinder,” she said."You don't know what's true and what's not true," Saginaw Township Police Department Lt.John Pelkki said, He said apps like Tinder could be dangerous."When you form any type of relationship over the internet or online with people you don't know, you elevate your level of risk greatly," Pelkki said.Some kids are putting too much their private information online.