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Anatomy of Online Dating Scams - How Not to Become a Victim of Cyber-romance
They have even been known to telephone their victims as a first introduction.
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Archived from the original on 24 October Views Read Edit View history. Sensitive people are more vulnerable to online dating scams, based on a study conducted by the British Psychological Society. Scammers prefer to use the images, names and profiles of soldiers as this usually inspires confidence, trust and admiration in their female victims.