Online Dating Scams Pulled by US Citizens Too


When you hear about romance and online dating scams, the first thing that usually comes to mind is "Nigeria" as that is where most online dating scams originate. But a growing number of these scams are now being hatched by … [Read more...]

February 2013 is Online Dating Safety Awareness Month (Catfishing)


[break][/break] (January 31, 2013) February 2013 represents the third annual Online Dating Safety Awareness month, which educates singles and online daters about safety online. During the month, Online Dating Magazine … [Read more...] Lawsuit Sites "False Sense of Security"


[break][/break](January 27, 2013) Online dating service is being sued for $10 million by a woman who was attacked by a guy she met through two years ago. The lawsuit was filed by Mary Kay Beckman who says … [Read more...]

60 Minutes Australia – Catching an Online Dating Scammer


Every month, Australians lose $10 million to online dating scammers who live in other countries and create fake profiles to woo them (see our special Romance Scam section). 60 Minutes Australia sought to capture one such … [Read more...]

Online Dating Magazine Warns About Online Romance Scams


(Press Release - February 13, 2012) As part of Online Dating Safety Awareness Month, Online Dating Magazine is issuing a warning about online romance scams, the most successful type of scam on the Internet. An online … [Read more...]

419 – Internet Romance Scams


The following video is an internet romance scam special report that gets pretty in depth into how Nigerian scammers steal millions of dollars and pounds from unsuspecting people. The video was created in the UK and is one of … [Read more...]

Dragnet Tackles Online Dating Romance Scams

Dragnet Romance Scams

The video below was produced by the US Embassy in London to help get the word out about online dating romance scams. The reason funds are being spent on entertaining and educational videos like this is because romance scams … [Read more...]

New Zealand Online Dating Romance Scams


Romance scams are found in every country, although the two biggest for victims seem to be Australia and the United States. This video highlights a romance scam victim from New Zealand who signed up for a New Zealand online … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Falling Prey to Online Dating Romance Scams


Editor's Note: This is Part 3 of a 3 part series on online dating romance scams. At the end of this article you will find links to part 1 and part 2 of the series. Romance scams are the most successful type of all online … [Read more...]

Romance Scam Victims

romance scam victims

Editor's Note: This is part 2 of a 3 part series. For part one, go to: Online Dating Romance Scams - How They Work Over the past decade, Online Dating Magazine estimates that close to a million Americans have become … [Read more...]