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Community Guidelines

Welcome to Cardinal Dating! We want everyone in our community to feel safe and confident in supporting the effort to maintain a positive atmosphere for online dating. In doing so, we need your help to ensure this goal is reached. All we ask is for you be considerate of the way you present yourself on this platform and to others directly. 

Violations of our guidelines can lead to termination of your Cardinal Dating account, so please be smart about your actions. Below is a list of our community policies. Please help keep this community safe by reporting any behavior that violates our policies, and remember to check out our Safety Tips, Terms of Service, and Privacy Policy. 

Cardinal Dating is NOT a place for:

Nudity/Sexual Content

Keep it classy. Keep it clean.

Harassment

Any abuse or harassment against any other user will not be tolerated. This includes sending unsolicited sexual content to other users. Reports of stalking, threats, bullying, or intimidation, are taken very seriously.

Violence and Physical Harm

Any actions or content that advocate for or threaten violence of any sort, including threatening or promoting terrorism will not be tolerated. Physical assault, coercion, acts of violence, and content that advocates for or glorifies suicide or self-harm are strictly prohibited. 

Hate Speech

Any content that promotes, advocates for, or condones racism, bigotry, hatred, or violence against individuals or groups based on factors like (but not limited to) race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity is not allowed.

Private Information

Don’t publicly broadcast any private information, yours or anyone else’s. This includes social security numbers, passports, passwords, financial information or unlisted contact information, such as phone numbers, email addresses, home/work address.

Spamming/Scamming

Cardinal Dating has a zero-tolerance policy on predatory behavior of any kind. Anyone attempting to get other users’ private information for fraudulent or illegal activity may be banned. Any user caught sharing their own financial account information (PayPal, Venmo, etc.) for the purpose of receiving money from other users may also be banned from Cardinal Dating.

Promotion or Solicitation

Soliciting users outside of sharing Date Ideas is prohibited on Cardinal Dating. We welcome users in community groups or local business to promote events on our Business Sponsor Portal but not from user accounts. This includes but is not limited to a private event or business, non-profit, political campaign, contest, or to conduct research. 

Prostitution and Trafficking

Promoting or advocating for commercial sexual services, human trafficking or other non-consensual sexual acts is strictly prohibited and will result in your account being banned from Cardinal Dating.

Impersonation

Be yourself! Do not impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent affiliation, connection or association with, any person or entity.

Minors

You must be 18 years of age or older to use Cardinal Dating. As such, we do not allow images of unaccompanied minors. If you want to post photos of your children, please make sure that you are in the photo as well. If you see a profile that includes an unaccompanied minor, encourages harm to a minor, or depicts a minor in a sexual or suggestive way, please report it immediately.

Copyright and Trademark Infringement

If it’s not yours, don’t post it. If your Cardinal Dating profile includes any work that is copyrighted or trademarked by others, don’t display it, unless you are allowed to do so.

Illegal Usage

Don’t use Cardinal Dating to do anything illegal. If it’s illegal offline, it’s illegal online too.

One Person, One Account

Cardinal Dating accounts cannot have multiple owners, so don’t create an account with your friend or significant other. Additionally, please don’t maintain multiple Cardinal Dating accounts.