We at The Main understand that navigating Montreal’s dating scene doesn’t always come easy.
it's a type where people feel devastated for years afterwards," Williams said."It really can be heartbreaking." Williams urges victims to file a report with their local police department and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre.A human blanket is a lot more desirable than going on dates during the long, cold months...Your relationship with your winter partner will be put to the test; as temperatures rise above 10 degrees Celsius, hordes of sun-deprived Montrealers leave the confinements of their homes to drink on terraces, dressed in what would normally be considered beachwear. Both parties will try not to be the first to arrive at the rendezvous. Note to the 100,000 expats from France now living in Montreal: time to get with the program. That’s our polite way to say we refrain from saying what we really think in social circumstances.The chosen place will preferably feature A) low chances of running into people you know, and B) an easy way out for emergency runaways. We smile and nod a lot and save all the true stuff for later when we mock you to our close friends.
Be prepared to date in at least two different languages.
They also weed out people who don't want a long-term relationship, or those with whom you're basically incompatible — say, people with vastly different educational backgrounds or religious beliefs. Daniel Williams with the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre said most victims are over 40, fresh out of a long-term relationship and haven't dated for decades.
"They're vulnerable, trusting, emotionally fragile, and the scammers seem to pick up on that from a mile away," Williams said. We all want the same things — to love and be loved.
It’s a pejorative term, often accompanied with a heartfelt eye roll, used to designate the large proportion of local men afflicted by Peter Pan Syndrome.
Interesting fact, Montreal also has a large proportion of girls who suffer from Wendy Syndrome so in the end, things are working out for everybody, aren’t they?
"You should be sharing only information you'd be happy to share on a 35-foot billboard above your home," Williams said.