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An Online Crisis

Is it more important to look good online than to be truthful?

More than half of Americans admitted to placing false or distorted information on their dating profile.

People 18-35 more likely to be fooled online.

Gen Z and millennials are the likely victims of these fake profiles, compared to the national average.

84% of them are asking for tech to bridge the gap.

RealMe is a turnkey, no-cost solution to protect your users.

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Nefarious Drivers

This week, we kick off the show with an interview featuring Jeff Tinsley, CEO of RealMe, to talk about The Online Safety and Security as it Pertains to Dating Apps and Online Marketplaces!

Romance Scams & Never Been Kissed

Mark Brooks, dating industry advisor for dating app background check software RealMe, joins Damona to talk about the four big type of dating predators and the stats behind the recent uptick in romance scams.

Prioritize Your Safety When Dating Online!

In this week's episode, I am joined by Mark Brooks of RealMe. Mark has been working in the online dating world since 2005 and has worked with 110 dating companies and service providers throughout his career.

Swipe Match Talk Check - The how to stay safe when dating online

This week, Phil and Lizz are joined by Charly Lester; a true connoisseur of the dating world!In this episode, we grill Charly about all things Dating Safety, including: 30 dates before 30.

The Dating Game - Dating Safety

This week, we delve into a topic quite different from the others - dating safety. We all take precautions when dating, but in this episode, we bring on Mark Brooks from Real Me, an expert on how to protect yourself when dating online.

How To Be In A League Of Your Own With International Dating Expert Charly Lester

Charly Lester first entered the dating industry when her blog "30 Dates" went viral. She was hired by The Guardian and Time Out Magazine, where she was the Global Head of Dating.

Female Founders Discuss Gender Equality in Dating Industry

Global Dating Insights invited three inspirational female founders to record a special podcast to discuss their experiences and pass on advice to the next generation.

Protecting Yourself Online with RealMe CEO Jeff Tinsley

In season 11, episode 1 I speak with Jeff Tinsley who has been building internet companies since the mid 90s. He is currently the CEO of RealMe, a company looking to protect and make people safer while they date online.

Industry Experts Discuss Survey Results and Online Dating User Safety

This special episode of The GDI Podcast welcomes three expert guests to talk about two of the biggest issues in the online dating industry: user safety and privacy.

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