Hello and welcome to my website I setup to help warn other people about the online dating scam’s that are becoming rife on the internet.
Unfortunately, it seems that people who are looking for love (they seem to favour older women) want to see the good in the potential dates they are speaking with and make vulnerable targets for fraud.
Around 1 in 5 relationships are genuinely formed online and it is estimated that this will more than double over the next 10-20 years.
Often, scammers will pretend that they need the money for some sort of personal emergency or insist they need the money to travel to visit you.
Check to make sure the profile picture looks realistic. Look for amateur photos and check if they have more than one. member recommended using to check the legitimacy of profile pictures on dating websites.
But before you sign up (or if you know someone perhaps older who may sign up) it's worth reading up on the possible dangers and warning any vulnerable people you know who use dating websites.