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Surprisingly, in some cases, even when the victim realizes they are being conned, the scam continues because the victim is too embarrassed to tell family and friends or report to law enforcement agencies.
There are also cases where the victim knows full well that they’re being scammed, but they are in love with the scammer. This shows the manipulative powers online dating scammers can have and the vulnerability of some of the victims they target. The red flags to look out for Some people assume that only the really ‘stupid’ people can fall for online dating and romance scams. These days, online fraudsters are very clever; by the time you know you are being scammed, you’d have lost a significant amount of money.
Once you have been lured in, they will start expressing their strong emotions for their victims and will request for you to start moving the relationship away from the dating website.
They can either ask for their victims to do instant messaging, email, or phone.
Once the victim is sufficiently groomed, they are tested. They can, for instance, involve the victim sending some small amount of money, say, to help the would-be suitor fix their car.They may even ask for photos or videos of an intimate nature of yourself to use as blackmail.They will also pretend that they need money for emergency purposes or they are having a hard time dealing with their finances.Online dating and romance has become a common thing nowadays.While there are people that have found love through online dating (you probably know some), its rapid increase in popularity over recent years has seen a dramatic rise in online scams.