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Or perhaps you've briefly thought to yourself that the person on the other end of the communication really needs to employ a spell-checker.
Most dating websites—even ones that cost money—don’t vet the people who sign up.
“There was one woman who got scammed for over a million dollars, her whole retirement nest egg,” Farquhar says.
The CR survey found that 35 percent of respondents who’ve tried online dating felt they had been grossly misled by someone’s online profile, and 12 percent said they’d been scammed.
So it’s up to you to determine how truthful a person is being in his or her profile.
To recognize and avoid romance scams, follow these tips. Copy the images your online correspondent has posted to his or her profile, then run them through a reverse-image search engine, such as Tin Eye or Google Images.
“That big investment gives victims a false sense that the relationship must be real.” Eventually a pitch for money comes.