Posts Tagged ‘online dating safety’

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…

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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 victims of romance scams. Worldwide, the number is several million. In Britain, a research study…

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Online Dating Safety and Romance Scams

Question: What is one of the most successful scams in the world? Answer: Romance scams, which results in hundreds of millions of dollars a year, in profits, to those pulling off the scam. A romance scam depends on online dating and the notion that its possible to fall in love with someone online before ever…

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February is Online Dating Safety Awareness Month

(February 1, 2012) February is one of the biggest months for people using online dating services. It’s also Online Dating Safety Awareness Month, a program launched last year by Online Dating Magazine to help educate singles and online daters about safety. When it comes to online dating safety there are three main areas of safeguard:…

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Online Dating Safety News Clip

The following video is a collegiate news broadcast that was put together by students at the School of Media and Design at Conestoga College. As part of their work they do regular news broadcasts and, in this case, the focus was online dating. It’s an interesting piece, although I’m not sure I would interview a…

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