Studies show that as you get older,
your ability to decipher deceit declines. That means that you have to be even more vigilant. To spot online scammers,
look for those who
NEVER send money
- make spelling errors
- use fake photos
- claim to be working overseas
- ask for money
or share financial information with other online dating/match users (or anyone else you have never met). Report anyone who asks for money or financial information to http://www.match.com
. In 2014 Americans lost over $82 million to fraud. REPORT SCAMS. “Stealing Hearts, online dating scams,” AARP, CBS News, July 22, 2015
- Americans lost over $82 million to fraud in 2014.
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