Customers destroyed $80 million to romance frauds in 2013, up from $50 million last year, based on the online Crime Complaint Center. Most of the big internet web sites offer comparable advice to users: never ever wire money, don’t give down your house target, and always satisfy in a general general public spot. On the web robots posing as possible matches may additionally attract singletons to select spyware links, professionals warn.
On more recent, smaller websites, as much as one out of 10 pages could be fake, based on Brooks, the dating consultant. (more…)