Online Dating to Become Safer For Singles (VIDEOS)

[ 0 ] July 10, 2012 |

Julie Spira

Cyber dating expert Julie Spira shares big news for singles looking for love online

Kamala D. Harris, the Attorney General for the State of California, recently released a joint statement for online dating safety practices to help singles feel safer while looking for love on the Internet. This is terrific news for those who might feel nervous about online dating.

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Online dating sites, eHarmony, and Spark Networks have signed this agreement, where they will provide the following:

  • Online Dating Safety Tips and Advice
  • Review Profiles of Members Against the National Sex Offender Database
  • Review Profile to Identity Fake Profiles that May Be Used in Financial Scams
  • Employ a Rapid Abuse Reporting System

In a recent interview on genConnectTV, I discussed some dating safety tips that you should take to heart. Watch:

Related: Don’t Cancel Your Online Dating Profile


Kamala D Harris


“Consumers should be able to use websites without the fear of being scammed or targeted,” California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris said in a statement. “It is a priority for this office to ensure consumers are protected online, and companies who are creating in the Internet space have a continued opportunity to innovate and thrive.”

Related: Kamala Harris on How Education Can Reduce Crime

Harris expressed to genConnect her concerns about cyber safety for children and online predator in 2010 at the Aspen Ideas Festival.

Watch this clip below where Harris discusses the issues:

Related: Kamala Harris: Surround Yourself With Mentors

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