Question: Is lying about your age catfishing?

The online dating strategy is characterized by using little white lies — like misrepresenting your height, age or interests — to hook a potential date. On a basic level, kittenfishing is catfishing light, says Jonathan Bennet, founder of Double Trust Dating.

Is it OK to lie about your age?

Lying about ones age is considered socially acceptable, as is declaring the fact that your age is nobodys business. And yet lying about or concealing your age is practically mandatory.

Can you get fired for lying about your age?

Applicants who lie about their age to qualify for these jobs could be prosecuted for making false or fraudulent statements and face a fine or imprisonment. Employment applications often contain a disclaimer stating that it is grounds for termination if an applicant lies.

Can someone get in trouble for lying about your age?

Yes, you could. Basically, it would be considered fraud and you could end up in both a Civil Court and a Criminal Court, if they find out about it. If youre underage and pretend to be older, theres generally not much that can be done, except claim any damages that you have caused.

How can you tell someones real age?

Here are 15 ways to find out how old your date really is without actually asking:Stalk him on social media. Social media is always a go-to. Ask mutual friends. Check LinkedIn. Google him. Search public records and data. Analyze his name. Bring up technology. Discuss school memories.More items •Nov 18, 2016

Should I lie about being fired?

Telling the truth on a job application or in an interview -- even if painful -- can actually endear you to a prospective employer, particularly if you explain the circumstances that led to the termination. Dont volunteer the fact that you were fired unless specifically asked -- but dont lie about it if you are.

How do you tell him you lied about your age?

Start by saying something to show how much you love him, such as You are the kindest/most honest/most caring person I know, so I am sorry that I have lied to you. Apologize for being dishonest about your age and tell him how old you actually are.

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