The Metropolitan police has called for victims of online dating fraud to come “ These people are very good at recognising opportunities.”. A terrifying account of a real-life romance scam. I think it is always best to be whom we are and not mislead others.” In , the FBI received 12, complaints related to online-dating fraud, with losses of $ million. July 15, by. Aditi Jhaveri Here's how it works: The scammers set up dating profiles to meet potential victims. After they form a “relationship,” they come up with reasons to ask their love interest to set up a new bank account. I had a good laugh and blocked him after telling him good luck and bye Felipe. I reported his.
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