A 17-year-old boy died by suicide hours after being scammed. The FBI says it’s part of a troubling increase in ‘sextortion’ cases. | #philippines | #philippinesscams | #lovescams

“Somebody reached out to him pretending to be a girl, and they started a conversation,” his mother, Pauline Stuart, told CNN, fighting back tears as she described what happened to her son days after she and Ryan had finished visiting several colleges he was considering attending after graduating high school….

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People Are Roasting This Guy’s Insane Demands For Women In His Tinder Bio, Here Are 50 Of The Most Savage Tweets | #philippines | #philippinesscams | #lovescams

Tinder and Bumble aren’t anything new. Decades ago, we had videocassette dating services. And as early as the 1700s, lonely bachelors searched for wives through printed ads. However, by the looks of it, today’s singles would’ve had a hard time getting a match even in the old days. Internet personality…

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Romance Scammers Are Ready to Steal More Than Hearts Around Valentine’s Day | #philippines | #philippinesscams | #lovescams

With Valentine’s Day only a few days away, officials are warning about identity theft and cyber scams that leave hearts and bank accounts broken. Well-rehearsed criminals regularly search dating sites, apps, chat rooms and other social media networking sites attempting to build “relationships” for the sole purpose of stealing money…

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‘Pig slaughtering’ crypto scams reap millions on Silicon Valley dating apps By Cointelegraph | #philippines | #philippinesscams | #lovescams

‘Pig slaughtering’ crypto scams reap millions on Silicon Valley dating apps Lonely hearts in Silicon Valley are reportedly falling prey to a wave of “pig slaughtering” crypto scams via dating applications. An investigator for cybersecurity company Sift found that one in 20 people who approached her on dating apps in…

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