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Not everyone using online dating sites is looking for love. Scammers create fake online profiles using photos of other people — even stolen pictures of real military personnel.
You may think you Laredo TX girls to meet a lot on flowers or chocolate, but losing money in a romance scam would cost you even more. What do we mean by romance scams? Usually they want the money by wire transfer or gift card. They might claim they need it for a medical emergency or to come visit you.
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Older singles are pretty savvy when it to comes to Internet dating. However, I hear from singles all too often who admit they lost money in a romance scam. The losses can be devastating.
Many singles plus are on limited budgets, and just paying the monthly fees some dating sites charge can be a stretch. They figure if they cast enough bait they will hook a live one. Scammers work a dozen or more profiles at the same time, so while a scammer is posing as a man in one profile, he is also posing as a woman in others.
Surprisingly, men are often victims. Sluppick said. Most are taken in by the beautiful pictures the scammers use, whereas women fall more for the beautiful words behind the pictures.
According to Sluppick, the scammers pay for their dating-site memberships using stolen credit cards, which is why they try to quickly get their victims filipina dating in Atlanta the dating sites and into instant messaging or e-mailing. They tell victims they are deleting their profile to prove their love, when in reality, they know they will be deleted when the dating sites discover a stolen credit card is being used.
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All dating sites have scammers, even those catering to seniors. The scammers have no conscience. Sluppick started groups. There is no cost to the group.
Phonebusters, the Canadian organization that deals with online scams, recently said that more money is earned in online scams than in the drug trade. Statistics on Romancescams.
Currently there are close to 17, members. Since its inception, 44, people have been members.
Approximately 5, scammers have been identified and 7, photos of scammers have been posted. According to Sluppick, that is just the tip of the iceberg.
Before senior singles start Internet dating, they meet new friends Irving to educate themselves about romance scams to avoid the embarrassment and pain of becoming a victim. I strongly urge singles to become familiar with Romancescams. A search on Google will reveal other helpful sites as well.
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