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There are dozens of things you do every day to keep your private property, well, private—and safe. You probably have a passcode on your phone, lock away items at the gym before hitting those weights or a class, or stash important documents in a safe deposit box. When it comes to putting information online, privacy is just as important. Why? Any information that gets into the wrong hands can turn a movie like Enemy of…

Chances are, you’ve heard some pretty wild dating stories over the years. Some fit squarely into the comedy genre, but others are pretty icky. Whenever you see those “red flags,” or warning signs that tell you something just isn’t right, it’s important to trust your gut and not move forward with the relationship. You may have been approached by one of the bad actors in online dating. Here are some seedy characters to look out…

So, you’ve made a connection with someone on Seeking. Congratulations!You’ve had a pre-date video chat, downloaded the URSafe app, and picked an outfit that’s giving you some serious She’s All That vibes. But there’s still one more thing you can do to protect yourself, not just physically, but mentally and emotionally as well.  Set boundaries! Sometimes we get so caught up in the butterflies of a new connection that we don’t stop to think about…

With the rise of scams across the Internet and online dating platforms, Seeking is proud to set the standards for online safety. As we advocate for our members’ privacy and empower you to find honest connections, we continue to offer the most innovative technologies to enhance your security. In honor of International Fraud Awareness Week, Seeking is launching our “Seeking Security – Protect Your Identity” campaign, offering members free access to ID verification on the…

By now, most of us know what to do before a date. Get your hair and nails done, slip into your fave Louboutins, and last but definitely not least – make sure you’re dressed to impress! But do most of us know what to do before a first date when it comes to safety?But there are some other tips you should know, too. Before a first date, people often tell you to stay safe. However,…

Preparing for an online date is always exhilarating and full of wonder – until the big day comes, and you get the jitters. Sure, you’ve been on plenty of dates before. Yes, the chemistry’s undeniable and you think it would be worth seeing if you vibe in person. But the “what ifs” still race through your head. Could this be the one? Did I overdress? Is this online dating thing even a good idea? It…

Luxurious resorts and infinity pools are a dazzling experience with the right partner by your side. If travel is in your plans this year, safety should also be at the top of your list. Before you pack your bags and set off on the getaway of a lifetime, take the time to review our tips to stay safe while traveling this summer. Especially created for new romances, these precautions can offer the peace of mind…

You’ve carefully crafted your Seeking profile and feel ready to start dating. Congratulations! You’re making the right moves in your journey towards an upscale lifestyle. But how do you make sure you attract the right person into your life? Before you connect with potential partners, let’s discuss a few tips to improve the safety of your online dating profile and keep your Seeking experience secure. With these best practices, you can increase your chances of…

Traditionally, tech companies focus on data first and social issues second. But in an industry driven by number of users and impressions, this has caused the human trafficking crisis to fall into obscurity. At Seeking, we want to change that. As a pioneer in online dating, our primary goal is to help our members find authentic connections and help keep them safe. By staying true to this mission, we’re also taking a stance on online…

When you meet someone in real life, social cues help you form a first impression of them. But when you connect online, it’s not always easy to read the person on the other side of the screen. To help you date more safely, our team has curated a list of 10 online dating red flags that members should look out for when dating online. Between Internet anonymity and the excitement of those first messages, warning signs can…