Internet romance scams are something to be on the lookout for. What is an Internet romance scam?
This kind of scam has to do with a person who is interested in finding love.
Now enter another person, usually from a different country, who contact s this person via email and initiates an online relationship
that makes the other person think that they are the best thing since Swiss cheese.
Internet Romance Spam Strategy
Once the scammer has the trust of the person he/she starts spamming in earnest. They often start
with a sob story about some great need of needing money to pay for bills or a sick mom’s operation. By the time the victim realizes what’s going on, and that the person
who they met online is never going to meet them face to face, they will have been chumped for
tons of money. Not fun.
Avoiding Internet Romance Spams
The very best way to not being a victim is to practice good online dating safety and to use reputable Christian dating sites that screens it’s clients. In fact, one of the reasons we started This Christian dating review and advice website was to help people stay away from Internet dating scams. Remember, as Christian singles, we need to “test the spirits” to make sure the person we are interested in is truly compatible with our faith and lifestyle.
~Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world~1John 4:1