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Looking for love? 6 reasons to consider why not....

Online dating brings thousands of people together each day. However, as always, there are scammers lurking who are only too willing to befriend you and take your cash.. 17 more words

Online romance scams bilk Canadians out of nearly $14M in 2014

WATCH ABOVE: A woman claims she was defrauded out of thousands of dollars after meeting a man online. Christina Stevens reports.

TORONTO – In 2014 Canadians were bilked out of almost $14 million through online romance scams, according to the… 437 more words


Security Check: Tips for Safe Online Dating and Avoiding Dating Scams

As someone who watched TV detective shows in the ‘50s and ‘60s, I entertained a fantasy of being a private investigator – a female version of… 1,950 more words

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Romance Scams Revisited

A while back, I wrote a blog post entitled Take the Money and Run. It was about a woman, who tried to trap me in a romance scam. 815 more words

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EFCC Press Release: EFCC Arrests 4 Undergraduates, 3 Others For Internet Scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested four undergraduates and three others for alleged involvement in Internet scam.
They were arrested in two different locations in Ibadan, Oyo State. 390 more words

An Analysis of a Romance Scam Letter: Implications for Businesses

Today I received a request from a Polish woman that I know. She wanted my advice about an email that she had received from some guy she didn’t know. 2,174 more words