I received a proposal for a small translation work, and after exchanging a few messages, she asked for my birth city, age and actual city of residence. I stayed vague about the last one but now I regret Havin answered, and she hasn't sent a new message since.
I felt it was rather safe because she had good ratings, and a lot of other previous job offers confirmed. Now, I'm nervous.
Can I ask what you think ?
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No, it isn't normal, and I would never give such information to a stranger. In what way would your birthdate have anything to do with your ability to complete a job?
Your profile contains more than enough information to convince anyone of your whereabouts and your expertise, and your date of birth is entirely irrelevant to the work you deliver. If the client has good ratings, then the chances are if you give those details you will be safe doing so (I have to say, that I would not). You have a terrific profile, but I do suggest you upload a portfolio with a few examples of your translation work.