60 Minutes Australia – Catching an Online Dating Scammer
Apr29

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 scammer who moved from Nigeria to Malaysia to build a scam business. The following video gives an inside glimpse into how one Australian woman is caught up in a scam while undercover police seek to catch the scammer....

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Online Dating Magazine Warns About Online Romance Scams
Feb13

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 dating romance scam is when someone fraudulently obtains money from victims that use online dating services.  Scammers put up a fake online dating profile with the goal of forming a relationship. Once the scammer...

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419 – Internet Romance Scams
Feb12

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 the better videos out there showing how the scam actually occurs and where it occurs at. The title of this special report, being shown in two parts below, is “419 – Internet Romance Scams”.  In...

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Dragnet Tackles Online Dating Romance Scams
Feb12

Dragnet Tackles Online Dating 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 are the #1 most successful online scams. That’s also why sites like Online Dating Magazine are doing more to educate people on how romance scams work, victim stories, and how to avoid falling prey to a...

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New Zealand Online Dating Romance Scams
Feb12

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 dating service and ended up falling victim to a romance scam. After the video, we’ve posted links to our three part series on romance scams to help you avoid them and to know what to look for. Watch this video...

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