“I know someone who ran into a scammer while online dating,” says Marc Riolo, a veteran of online dating who lives in Washington State.
“My friend was messaging with this guy, who said he was an oil executive flying in and out of the country, stringing her along with excuses for not meeting up.” When the suitor emailed her to say he was in jail and needed bail, the woman’s friends felt compelled to step in.
Plus, it’s much easier to meet someone online than offline.
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I tried to understand his feelings and he won my heart. He hasn't asked me for money and we have skyped twice. He says he has an 11 year old daughter named Angelita. This is why we need to sign the petition we can stop these Creatures, and we have that power. We talked on the phone and he always backed his stories with proof, so I was secure in knowing he was telling me the truth.There’s absolutely no question it’s best to meet someone online.It’s more discreet and you’re less likely to be caught.“We had to convince her the situation was suspicious.She really liked the guy, but she didn’t send the money,” Riolo recalls.