While there are online dating scammers from all over the world, a significant number of them come from non-English-first-language countries, which means that sometimes there will be communicative markers that indicate your suitor isn’t who they say they are.In August, a British man was sent to jail after defrauding two women of over £300,000 (5,300) through online dating sites.Ava Knight — It was no secret that Joe has been spending a lot of time with Ava Knight, a professional boxer and his on-tour trainer.No one thought much of the relationship at first, but then the DNCE frontman posted a video on Snapchat of the two working out together with the caption, “couple goals.” Immediately, fans took to Twitter to question if Joe was just yanking their chain or if there really was something romantic happening between the fit AF pair.They might even set up a time to meet and then say they were held up by something else.Some scammers will use similar excuses for avoiding phone conversations, though many will talk to you on the phone before reeling you in for the scam.As you know, Demi Lovato is testing the dating pool waters ever since calling it quits with her BF of six years in June.
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Of course, just because someone is younger doesn’t mean that they’re a scammer; it’s just something to keep in mind.
Scammers also often list themselves as widowed (especially with a child), self-employed, or working overseas.
However this is a far more serious issue than has been portrayed in the press, with considerable implications for user safety., so sharing any sensitive information might be a bad idea anyway.
That’s almost a sure sign that you’re talking to a scammer.