In usual, the engineers have a high income, and the models are good looking.
Scammers always pose themselves as engineer/model so that they can be more attractive to other singles.
If you fall into this category, be especially wary of people that you meet through dating websites.
Online dating can be difficult for women The AARP also says that seniors are a common target of these scams.
Picture is a good way to tell the person is serious dater or scammer.
Spent few minutes to view the profile pictures carefully, most scammers` photos have some common features: Typical Pictures of Scammer: Be caution, if your match at the online dating websites is an engineer or a model.
Of course, just because someone is younger doesn’t mean that they’re a scammer; it’s just something to keep in mind.
Scammers also often list themselves as widowed (especially with a child), self-employed, or working overseas.
People are often ashamed to come forward and admit that they’ve been duped.
It’s not a good feeling to have been taken advantage of, and a scheme that’s so obvious in hindsight is even harder to admit to. If you date online, take precautions to protect yourself.
Romance scam statistics of 2011 as follows: Romance scammers are on dating websites, always create one or a few fake profile with beautiful picture(s) not of themselves, and use narratives to ask for money from the victims.