Around 7.8 million UK adults used online dating sites in 2016, up from just 100,000 in 2000.But just as dating app users are at an all-time high, so is the number of people becoming victims of online dating fraud.
Spotting Discrepancies Reading or Listening Between the Lines Beware Speed Community Q&A Online dating scams are rife. You do not have to be rich and you do not have to be stupid.
You just have to be looking for love, a search that causes you to be more vulnerable than usual.
We also want to talk a bit about which automation rules can be set up to keep scammers off your site in the first place.
There is a lot to look out for so to make it more manageable we have divided the scam markers into 4 different categories: language, message content, profile and geolocation.
If you have an interesting story, maybe I’ll let you keep using it. Hey, if “Sarah” was getting revenge on a cheating boyfriend, I wanted to be there for her! I’m working on it, but as of publishing the Sarah88_CT profile has yet to be taken down.