If you want to exchange numbers in the first message, what will you expect to do on the first date? Most dating sites are full of them, and many sites don't bother to get rid of scammers - because scammers look good...Scores of suspicious profiles are deleted each day, however, scammers are good at what they do and some slip through the scam screens.You can help by reporting them to us, so we can remove them.Another scenario is that the scammer finds out that you have a need for money and loans you a large amount with cashiers checks.You may be threatened when you are not able to pay it back right away. I really like the way my profile turned out and I’m glad I did this!
Jess’ column deals mostly with the professional side of this question, but her advice rings just as true for online dating.
Scammer may exchange emails with you for days or much longer, you may talk on the phone, until the two of you decide to meet.
The scammer cannot afford it, but offers to drive to meet you (or take a plane or bus), and requests money to help pay for this.
They may use the excuse that they cannot upload a photo to the site but want to email you some photos.
Facts: If they can email a photo to you, they can email a photo to the site to be added to their profile for free.
scammers use model photos, have nice profiles, and that attracts more members.