FBI Arrests a Romance Scammer in Georgia

Romance Scammers Pretending To Be Engineers Con North Carolina Women Out Of Thousands, FBI says Paul Edward was a civil engineer from Ireland with a teenage daughter, according to his dating profile. He’d just moved to South Africa for a building project when a worker was hurt on the job. Suddenly he was financially responsible and needed cash — now. That’s the story at least two men in Georgia are accused of telling [...]

SCAM HISTORY: 6 Years Ago – A Porn Star/Model Sues Match.com For $1.5 Billion, Says Her Picture Was Used In Fake Profiles

SCAM HISTORY: 6 Years Ago - A Porn Star/Model Sues Match.com For $1.5 Billion, Says Her Picture Was Used In Fake Profiles This Groundbreaking Case Would Have Corrected Much That Is Wrong In Today's Dating And Social Media Websites Unfortunately, the selection of the plaintiff was seriously flawed. The initial plaintiff was Yuliana Avalos and it was alleged that her husband actually sold her photos to African scammers. The result is that the case collapsed [...]

Six charged in connection with alleged internet dating scam

Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

Hampshire Police Arrest Five Men And A Woman Hampshire, U.K. police arrest five men and a woman in connection with alleged fraudFraud In law, fraud is intentional deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain (money or other assets), or to deprive a victim of a legal right. Fraud can violate civil law (e.g., a fraud victim may [...]

NEWS: Match.com Dating Scam

Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

Adewale Adewole (pictured here) used the photo of an unconnected innocent man on match.com profiles NEWS: Match.com Dating ScamDating scam Dating scammers or love scammers create fake identities on dating apps and social media to coax you into fake online relationships. They often quickly move to personal channels such as phone or [...]

Match.com – A Scammer Risk Review

Last Updated on December 30, 2017 by SCARS Editorial Team

From time to time we will review dating websites for 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. Activity. MATCH.com Low – Medium Risk Website Match.com, from [...]

Match.com: Men guilty

Last Updated on December 30, 2017 by SCARS Editorial Team

Romance 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 [...]

Overview of the Match.com Lawsuit

Model Sues Dating Site For Over A Billion Dollars The "news" people are far from unbiased, but this is a useful overview if you were not previously aware. The major basis of the law suit is that it is theft of copyright, and this may be Match.com's undoing! We can but hope!