Scam dating websites
Even sites that may once have been good can go bad.
They may be sold to a different owner who uses different standards or may engage in some of those shady practices to boost membership and use. My first recommendation would be to try Lavalife's Intimate Encounters section; you sign up with them and then decide which of the three sections you want to be a part of (Dating, Relationships or Intimate Encounters).
Notify the website or app where you met the scammer, too.
If you paid a romance scammer with a gift card, contact the company that issued the card right away.
They'd hit it off right away, and he said he lived just outside of Phoenix, which seemed relatively proximate to a woman in remote Yuma, Ariz.
When Morrison suggested that her suitor put his daughter on a plane to get better medical attention at home -- and even offered to pick the girl up at the airport -- a new crisis struck.
By then, Morrison knew she was dealing with a scammer.
"The story was getting more and more bizarre," she says.
It's pretty hard for any site these days (especially the big ones) to stop fake profiles and scammers from signing up, but I think I get what you're after.To answer your question: it depends on what you mean by legitimate.Are you looking for an adult dating site that caters to adult encounters or casual sex, that isn't full of scammers or fake profiles?The scammers strike up a relationship with their targets to build their trust, sometimes talking or chatting several times a day. They’ll often say they’re living or traveling outside of the United States.We’ve heard about scammers who say they are: If you think it’s a scam, report it the FTC at ftc.gov/complaint.