Yahoo personals dating scam artist
The better sites use geolocation and name/address verification. Geolocation is a feature that allows the website to find out in which country and city the subscribers are by IP number or other method.
I started browsing men between the ages of 55 and 75. Almost on every page that showed ten results I could detect a scammer.
Such companies offer a wide variety of unmoderated matchmaking services, most of which are profile-based.
Yet when you upload your own picture they say they will post it after verification. Then on the very bottom I noticed something inconspicuous.
People can easily do a reverse look-up on a phone number and see where you live.
Whether their purpose is dangerous or just desperate, you want to steer clear of both of these.
Online dating (or Internet dating) is a system that enables strangers to find and introduce themselves to new personal connections over the Internet, usually with the goal of developing personal, romantic, or sexual relationships.
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