Topics: How to Tell Fake Profiles on Dating Sites - YouTube
More than half of online dating app and website users believe they’ve seen a fake profile with two in five having been approached by someone asking for money.
The Which? survey of 1,000 users of online dating services also found that one in seven admitted to sending money to someone who had asked for it.
Online dating fraud has cost victims £27 million collectively over the last year, according to police figures.. Use our advice to spot fake online dating profiles and to protect yourself when using dating sites and apps.