True employs an optional, automatic "wink" to its members which seem to come from other members, without the latter's knowledge.
The feature can be disabled at any time, and True maintains that this feature encourages communication between members.
Most notably, it sued Robert Wells, a 66-year-old convicted felon and child molester from Walnut Creek, California.
He had been able to avoid detection because California doesn't provide criminal data to businesses.
It was all done momentarily, but in the scheme of things, it amounted to nothing.
Everything was back to normal, but the speculations about their romance had already hit fever pitch.
True was an online dating service that was founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Herb Vest. Its original name was True Beginnings.com, but the company felt that this name was too limiting, as company leadership wanted to expand the company into other markets one day.
She logged into her online-dating account and up popped an instant message.
Convicted felons will not only have their accounts canceled, but are reported to the IC3 and to local authorities.
The company has even filed lawsuits against individuals for misrepresenting themselves on its site, under the premise that doing so is wire fraud.
True is known for its strict policies regarding background checks, which are used to ensure that members are not felons or married.
Vest reports 16 million total members, as of May 2007, True advertised aggressively online and spent .2 million in online advertising from January to November 2006, more than any other online dating service.
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