(Last Updated On: December 4, 2018)

Anti-Scam Tip - Be Smart Against Romance Scammers!Scammers Don’t Seem To Understand Weights & Measures!

Always look at the profile details, especially their weight! You may find surprises.

For Example:

This is a young woman from a well know dating website …

Jenifer Mares

Jenifer Mares profile details:

28 / Female / Straight / single

How tall are you? 5’4″ (162.56 cm.)

How much do you weigh? 160 lbs. (73 kg.)  

[the women in the photo weighs no more then 130lbs]

What color is your hair? Red [doesn’t match the photo – scammers often confuse auburn or brown for red]

What is your ethnicity? Native American  [they think this means simply born in the U.S.]

This woman has the wrong weight, wrong hair color, and wrong ethnicity (the woman in the photo is probably Hispanic, Indian, or Middle Eastern)

Here is her profile description:

i am jenifer mares..am 28 years old i was born and brought up here up here in USA alababama i have an undergraduate from florida state university and a graduate degree [MBA] from duke university. i hope to find a man life and beginning with the rest of my life with… am here seeking a soul mate …..

ANTI-SCAMScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. TIP:

Always check the fine print! Check the profile details and compare them to the photo(s).  Also, ask the scammerScammer A Scammer or Fraudster is someone that engages in deception to obtain money or achieve another objective. They are criminals that attempt to deceive a victim into sending more or performing some other activity that benefits the scammer. about those details with questions containing deliberately wrong questions.  Remember they are not good at the details and will trip themselves up frequently.