In fact, only 4% of people think you should purposely wait before replying to a message from a date.
Arrange to meet somewhere that’s busy and in public such as a restaurant or coffee shop that you’re comfortable in.’ ‘If you’re planning to meet an online date for the first time, be sure to tell a friend or family member who you’re meeting, when and where.
If you have an i Phone you could also share you location on the app Find My Friends.
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‘It’s always tempting to ‘accidentally’ check out a date’s social media accounts before meeting up.
And there’s nothing worse than spending time with someone who’s constantly looking over our shoulder at something or someone else.