Do you communicate a level of vulnerability or desperation in your profile?
If their other social media profiles appeared online around the same date as their dating profile, this could be an indicator of deception.
Falling for a Catfish has nothing to do with intelligence or rational thinking – it’s all about HOPE.
When seeking love online, we put ourselves out there and subsequently make ourselves quite vulnerable.
Real intimacy takes time to build, it is based on trust.
If they move too quickly into the realm of love and commitment, try not to be flattered. This should be a massive red flag (but unfortunately, many people are seduced by this).