How to defend yourself from a scam

These scams are often known as “Nigerian 419 scams” because the first wave of this type of scam started in Nigeria. The ‘419’ is derived from the Criminal Code of Nigeria. – The scammer can contact by e-mail with a text message in chat or social networks. Check the contact’s…

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Conman scams $260,000 on dating site

Jan Marshall was a victim of a dating scam in which she was fleeced for $260,000. Picture: David Smith A HEARTLESS conman who claimed he was worth almost $6 million fleeced a Melbourne woman of more than $260,000 after meeting her online and pretending to be a suave British engineer. Read…

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Jan’s Story

Watch Jan’s devastating account of how her first time online romance experience turned out to be a scam which cost her over $260,000. https://youtu.be/4yejYwcaITA Read More….

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How men and women see each other while online dating

In the world of online dating, nothing is as it seems. But that doesn’t stop many of us from leaping to the wrong conclusions about people. A recent paper presented at the Annual Conference of the International Communication Association and reported on in the press suggested that when evaluating photographs…

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