However, should English not be your mother tongue, beware!
If you are dating a Japanese guy chances are low he is interested in your native language.
Chances stand better if you are dating a Japanese women: they tend to learn foreign languages more easily and are also more interested in a harmonious relationship.
That perception dates back to the '90s, when pseudo dating sites required men to pay per message and had their employees pose as female subscribers. This past June, The Daily Mail reported that eight executives were arrested in Japan after allegedly fake dating sites they created in 2004 were exposed.
As in the '90s, the executives allegedly paid their male employees to act as women and required subscribers to pay money to talk to the "girls." Out of the 2.7 million members on the site, only one was female, and the sites generated over Over the next year, Facebook users increased from 6 million in 2011 to 13.5 million by February 2012.
Many dating apps now require a Facebook login, which helps reassure users that the person they're speaking with is real.
These are the types of guys I feel we foreign girls encounter most. ” I think that’s generally a big problem – not only when trying to find an “honest” relationship, but also true friends.
I’ve heard from many people that they were just “used” as an opportunity to get free English lessons (or whatever their native language was).