So, I am NOT trying to scare you too much, but there are a few crazies out there. you may be looking at a photo of a reasonably handsome man in his late 50’s, but for all you know, you’re talking to a bored nun in Guatemala… Tell someone: Let someone know where you’re going, why you’re going, and when you expect to be back.(Actually, I never did this, but it’s a good idea.) 2.These rules will help you keep your sanity in the zany world of online dating: 1.No dinner dates: Don’t go out to dinner with a man you’ve never met.Put simply, how soon you meet will have a direct effect on your chemistry. You could be consigning yourself to a disappointing date.Meeting a total stranger should be approached with CAUTION!
What’s more, a study by dating site e Harmony, estimated that seven in ten couples will have done so by 2040 – with 55 to 64-year-olds experiencing the biggest boom (an expected 30 per cent rise between 20).Of course, exchanging a barrage of emails – even phone calls or Skyping– can seem more secure.You can ‘get to know’ someone from behind the safety of a screen.So, here are my tips for meeting a man from or some other online dating site for the first time.Safety and Online Dating I met my husband on Match. (I've put a link at the bottom of this article.) Most men are perfectly harmless, but here are the main rules: 1.