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Romance Scammers’ favorite lies exposed

“Love is in the air, just be careful where you look for it and make sure you’re corresponding with an actual person!

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies

Romance scams (and photo scams) continue to be prevalent threats in the digital age, preying on vulnerable individuals seeking Love and companionship. In a recent data spotlight focused on a trove of information gathered from victims, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) lifted the veil on the favorite lies employed by these sly scammers to exploit emotions and obtain financial gain.

In this article by Emma Fletcher for ftc.gov, Fletcher delves into the eye-opening revelations, exposing the tricks employed by romance scammers and providing insights to help protect you and your loved ones from falling victim to their deceitful ploys. (bonus link: Online photo scams: How to spot the unexpected dangers)  

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