Avoiding Scammers and Privacy Issues
User experience is ruined often due to the centralized and controlled nature of contemporary dating platforms. Various spoilers can become very demotivating. Moreover, if caution is not practiced, the risk of getting scammed runs high.
The onset of the pandemic was followed by an increase in the online dating demand, and this has also led to a higher fraud rate. Fraud rates have jumped over 7.5% and the dating world alone has witnessed a 40% increase in the fraud ratio from the beginning of the pandemic to April 2021. Since the start of this pandemic, online daters have suffered a loss of approximately $100 Million (£70m). This figure is a conservative estimate, and the real figure is thought to be much higher. Here is a complete list of these spoilers that are a common occurrence in the dating world now: