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Romancing a Romance Scammer: "Laura" Emails "Alex"

Since Alex stopped replying to Maureen, I created Laura to see if I could get him to talk to me again. And it worked! Kind of. 40 more words

Online Dating

Romancing a Romance Scammer: "Mark"

Unlike Alex and especially Egan, Mark didn’t take the bait, but eventually he KINDA SORTA admitted to being a scammer, so… win? If you can call what I’m doing “winning” in any capacity.

Online Dating

Dating Scammer Gets Five Years In Prison For Swindling Women (Again)

A New Jersey man who already spent five years in federal prison for scamming more than $200,000 from women he met through phone dating services is now heading back behind bars after being convicted for doing pretty much the same thing again. 215 more words

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Romancing a Romance Scammer: "Egan"

Well, I couldn’t help myself. I had to mess with another scammer. I couldn’t just stop at one. Before this dude I reached out to another one and it ended with him basically admitting he was a scammer. 142 more words

Online Dating

Scam of the day - August 2, 2017 - Romance scam update

I have written many times in Scamicide.com and in my book “The Truth About Avoiding Scams” about romance scams.  Most of these online dating and romance scams involve some variation of the person you meet though an online dating site quickly falling in love with you and then, under a wide variety of pretenses, asking for money.   349 more words

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Romancing a Romance Scammer: "Alex"

“I met a guy on Match.com. His name is Alex and he’s a widower and an engineer,” my recently divorced mother told me. “We’ve talked about moving in together. 465 more words

Online Dating