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The scammer might say that an immediate family member has a medical emergency and needs money for treatment, or that he has been wrongly arrested and needs help with bail money and legal support.“There was one woman who got scammed for over a million dollars, her whole retirement nest egg,” Farquhar says.The sheer number of users is a big plus, and regardless of what you’re looking for, you can probably find it here. Just imagine if Match got a trendy makeover and kept a huge pool of people who tend to be looking for something more serious.Unfortunately, the site has a less-than-stellar history, with a handful of lawsuits against it under its belt.
(The FBI says it may be embarrassing for victims to report this type of fraud scheme because of the personal relationships that are developed, so the real numbers are probably higher.) As one result, fear of a horrible first date is just one of the things a would-be online dater has to worry about. “Most people think the victims are middle-aged women who can’t get a date, but I have worked with men and women of all ages—doctors and lawyers, CEOs of companies, people from the entertainment industry—who you’d never think in a million years would fall for these scams but do,” says Barb Sluppick, who runs Romance Scams, a watchdog site and online support group.Other sites focused on nontraditional relationships often revolve around a specific kink, creating a smaller but tighter-knit community of users, but this site does not. Friend Finder-X There’s definitely no beating around the bush on this site made for people searching for casual sexual relationships.So, if you’re DTF — or even interested in a private web encounter — this is the place to find like-minded people.Luckily, the site goes to great lengths to verify the academic affiliations of all users, keeping the chances of being “catfished” especially low.Because of Date My School’s smaller user pool, however, there may not necessarily be people on the site from your school.