Unpacking the telltale signs of dating site scammers

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The Hawks says many users are being scammed out of millions of rand.

CAPE TOWN - Many who are looking for romance are now using online dating platforms. But, you need to be careful.Facebook may have deleted more than 5 billion fake accounts from its platform this year but it's still easy to create one on Facebook or dating sites.eNCA reporter Monique Mortlock pretended to be Delores Adams.

It was all too easy creating profiles on dating sites and Facebook using a stock image and fake information.Victims of online scamming say fraudsters use scripts to catfish.Like saying they work on an oil rig, as one man told Delores.


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