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. You simply have to watch your back on any online dating site.And, hey, there's no shame if you're just looking for the latter; there's obviously an app for that, too.Stephen asks: "I am trying to find a 'real' adult dating site. The people on there either do not exist or are trumped up. You have stories to tell, and passions to share, and things to talk about that are more interesting than the weather.Get noticed for who you are, not what you look like.
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.
Read on to see which free dating apps made our list.
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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?