If you've used a dating site or app like Ok Cupid or Tinder, you'll have noticed the hundreds of fake profiles that exist on the sites, seemingly designed to make you hand over your profile to scammers.Dating sites are, thankfully, getting better at spotting who is using their service to send thousands of spam messages.It's pretty easy to tell: They send the same message over and over, often with the same link.But there's a type of dating site scam that's far trickier to spot, and the people who operate it claim to be making thousands of dollars every month fooling vulnerable men.
Bitcoin is cryptographic currency favoured by criminals as it allows semi-anonymous online transactions.The picture — outdoor photo, big smile — was real, and recent.And her pitch was straightforward: Looking for a life partner …They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine? I don't have a crystal ball so I can't find out where they really are or what is real and what isn't.If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer. Not using the card and getting stuck with the bills? I'm afraid that they really are here and they will get us for not sending my money to them.