Stay safe internet dating
However, you can still get certain STI’s, like herpes or HPV from contact with your partner’s skin even when using a condom.
Finance: Protect Your Finances & Never Send Money or Financial Information Never respond to any request to send money, especially overseas or by wire transfer, and report it to us immediately – even if the person claims to be in an emergency.
Wiring money is like sending cash: the sender has no protections against loss and it’s nearly impossible to reverse the transaction or trace the money.
Note: Match will never send you an email asking for your username and password information.
Any such communications should be reported immediately. You can block and report concerns about any suspicious user anonymously from any profile page, email or messaging window. Bad actors will try to move the conversation to text, personal email or phone conversations.
If something has happened and you’re in need of help, support or advice pertaining to physical or sexual assault, please call the below 24hr hotlines.
An important aspect of any healthy relationship though – whether formed on Match or otherwise – is ensuring proper sexual health and safety.
And as an essential member of the Match community it is your responsibility to make sure you do the following, if you choose to engage in sexual activity.