In August, a British man was sent to jail after defrauding two women of over £300,000 (5,300) through online dating sites.
He had convinced them that he was a diplomat and that a US marine general had fallen in love with them, causing one woman to pawn jewelry, empty her life savings, sell her car, and take out loans to help this general move to the UK. In 2011, the Internet Crime Complaint Center estimated that the online dating scamming “industry” was worth over million, but it’s likely much higher than that, due to the difficulty of making a good estimate.
It seems those five plus years of school has earned Australia's lawyers more than just a fancy degree to hang on the wall.
Happn has revealed that attorneys are the most sought after people on the dating app, and the most likely to earn that elusive right swipe.
The ODA provides general information on common enquiries users have about dating services but will not deal directly with individual complaints which are properly the responsibility of member companies.But that wasn't the case when it came to Tinder, who also released a list of its most sought after professionals on Tuesday.The popular dating app revealed that in Australia it was male flight attendants who got the most right swipes.I sent him a message..that's where our love story began!We met for a drink on 11th April (just over a week after I sent the first message) I was late but luckily he waited..still reminds me of that today!