Online dating scam stories

This could be for a child’s birthday present, to help an elderly relative, or to get a car fixed.At some point, the victim may be asked to send something to the scammer that can later be used against them, such as compromising photos or videos.As such, they become vulnerable and are more likely to fall for these scams.It’s also possible that that women in this age group tend to be more affluent and less tech savvy than younger demographics.She explains that ideal targets might be those who are recently divorced or widowed.They are looking for love and may believe they don’t have a great chance of finding a partner.He said he needed money for bail, so she sent more and more money.