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Scammers are insidious. They tap into  your desire to find a mate even if it’s a casual one. It’s a bit like being offered a Pringle or a twizzler. 417 more words

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Classic OKCupid Scam- can you spot the lies?

Four women in the Bay Area received this scam artist’s “Come On” and sent it on to me. I love 
playing “Spot the Scam,” do you? 320 more words


How To Deal With A Dating Scam

So I got an interesting email at the weekend and found myself having a little fun with it. Childish I know, but they just irritate me… 8 more words


Gamers Guide to Online Dating: 5 Tips to Avoid Dating Scams

We play video games. We play mostly online and enjoy playing with other people—a community, a guild, a team. And in our quest for glory, many of us gamers are searching for our Player 2. 588 more words


Dating 101: Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria?

Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria?

You can find Sexy Susie (44, 5’5’ single, tennis lover, art collector) on Match.com. She frequently posts four – very attractive-if not suggestive-photos on the popular dating website. 277 more words

Single In Marin

How much money should you fork over to that internet cutie pie?

He went by the name of Christian Anderson on the online dating site, and what a sweet fairytale he spun.

He was a well-to-do engineer working in the oil industry, he said. 1,305 more words


A Bad Bagel on Coffee Meets Bagel

Although I frequently encounter online dating scammers via email, I finally had the “pleasure” of speaking to one on the phone.

Mr. O was my first “match” or connection on… 1,082 more words

Online Dating