One of the amazing things about the Internet was how it allowed us to connect with amazing people around the world.
This was one of the blessings of online dating also, and in fact Facebook as well. Now fast forward to 2017 and the Internet is a dangerous place filled with fake people, haters, stalkers, pervs, terrorists, drug dealers, human traffickers, and of course scammers. A left leaning view that everyone is wonderful and that we can all live together in this globalized world in peace and harmony.
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.
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.
You don’t want to turn your credit card number over to some fly by night outfit and you certainly don’t want to find out that the emails you thought you were receiving from Natasha… These fears of being ripped off are preyed upon by mainstream media which hypes and over sensationalizes stories of ill-fated foreign love affairs with the purpose of selling more newspapers and T. The vast majority of the foreign women who are looking to date and marry men from other countries are honest ladies with sincere intentions.
They are looking for love, friendship and affection just like you guys are.
The world is full of scary people - criminals, terrorists, human traffickers, slavers, scammers and much worse. FTC went after them in a big way, imposed sanctions against them requiring that everything be reviewed and screened.
Internet social media providers such as Facebook, My Space, Twitter, and others simply did not care about your safety. Our own parent company helped My Space resolve many of its problems by using our screening services when they got in trouble.By far the most common scam on-line is the fake profile scam.These scammers target victims by creating fake profiles on internet dating sites.The believed that the more profiles (members) they had the better it was - this allowed them to display more ads and make more money. The only exception was Linked In who have always done a good job of policing their space. This lead to the enactment of the COPPA law (Children's Online Privacy & Protection Act) in the U. and similar laws elsewhere to protect Children online: https://gov/sites/default/files/documents/reports/implementing-childrens-online-privacy-protection-act-federal-trade-commission-report-congress/07coppa_report_to_In fact, My Space is under probabation (monitoring) for 20 years because of all this: https:// Today the world governments have mostly turned a blind eye towards scammers and allowed them to grow astronomically large.It really started with My Space when the world discovered that My Space was full of children (as young as 3 years old) having profiles on My Space. Some estimate that 30% of all Facebook Profiles are fake.The guide isn't available for free, in fact, it was being sold for Bitcoins on a deep web marketplace.