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PlentyOfFish | POF Scams. How To Avoid POF Scams?

PlentyOfFish (POF) is a popular online dating site that is used by many single people in the world. As there are so many peoples using this site, there are chances of having many scams (POF Scams) in it.In a research and complains, boys or men are targeted with a fake girl profile in POF.It is all because of free use of POF.

To avoid (PlentyOfFish) POF scams, you can follow these steps:

  1. You should always need to be careful and intelligent, if got any inappropriate message in POF then avoid them and complain to the POF support. Hence, you can avoid POF Scams.
  2. If you think something is going wrong then, you need to trust your sense and avoid the conversation or communication.
  3. Most of the fake profile will not have all the details that actually needed to be in a profile. If you found any profile with incomplete details then you can avoid that profile.
  4. If going on a date, make sure you go to a popular place that should be crowded and always tell someone where you’ll be. Sounds crazy but you never know what to expect.
  5. Don’t ever send money to someone you just met external. Even if you’ve known them for a while but, have never met, be suspicious.
  6. If someone asks for your number instantly as you send friend request or you accept it then avoid chatting with them and don’t give them your number. This is another way to avoid POF scams.
  7. If someone asks your name, age or something else: details that are already publicized then better to ignore that person.
  8. If they are getting too personal then you might know what’s wrong and start avoiding.
  9. Some scammers use professional photos as profile pic. If you get to know the person’s photo is already popular or a celebrity then it is sure a scam profile.

There are many other things that you can notice and start avoiding the profile or POF Scams. These simple steps should be noticed form your site.

How To Search By Specific Interests On PlentyOfFish (POF) | POF Search

PlentyOfFish (POF) is the very popular dating site to find a match for singles. Here you can search a person with some search function which can help you search by specific interests. But now, if you go to POF Search Page then you will not find the specific search button or a place to enter the specific search. When there was specific search function, people were very happy to use the POF because they can have the match to find with same interests.

It can’t be said that people are unhappy with remove of specific interest search but they are much happy with the new Basic and Advance search (POF Search). But first, you will need to know about the basic and advance search both.

When you search on the Basic search function you will get the results that can be your perfect match and it is easy to use and less time consuming while searching. But it may take time while you need to search for any one form those results.

That’s why, Advance search is great to use because it gives less results but best refine results. Here, to search you will need to fill a long format because the results will be same. It is better than the basic search and old specific interest search because when you search with a specific interest other behaviors may not be good for you or anything else that will not be able to now directly from that person. But you will be able to search a person in advance search mode (POF Search), with your interest that what kind of your partner should be.

To search a match using Advance search function on POF (POF Search), you can follow these steps:

  1. First get signed your POF account in your browser. You can directly sign in for to the Advance search page where you will directly enter to that page. As you enter that advance search page, you will see a long format as told before.
    POF search
  2. You will get these things: I am a, Sort By, Seeking, User Wants children, Age range, Smokes, From, Does drugs, City or Postal Code / Miles, Province, Display Type, Detailed, Minimum Height, Drink, Maximum Height, Users With Children, Religion, Hair Color, Ethnicity, Sign, Pets, Eye color, Search Type, Body Type, Education, Income, Family Orientation, Easygoingness, Self-Confidence, Openness/ People Dependent, Profession, Intent, Marital Status, Personality, Second Language, Do You Own A Car, Ambition and Longest Relationship.
  3. It is not necessary to fill all, you can leave it “Anything” or empty if you don’t want it. If you fill the specific want then the results will be shown with the similar things that can match you because you will be filling those things in your own that how would be your actual match be.
  4. After filling necessary things that you actually want to have in your partner, then you just need to click on the “Go Fishing!” button start searching results. You will get less results but it will be best because you will get the results as you wanted.
  5. You might not get the same results but will get similar results with similar qualities. When you find the match, you need to start contacting or just start a conversation.

After all, you just need to remember to sign out from the device when finish using your account or lending the device to someone else. Hope you enjoyed the POF Search features. Enjoy POF Dating.