This is something that is a problem across the internet as a whole, especially as the social cyber world grows.Fortunately, people are becoming more and more aware of the dangers and are becoming more knowledgeable on what to look out for.Do not share photos of yourself with family to people you do not trust - they can use these to scam other people with.
Each moderator must adhere to the guidelines set for each site in order to ensure that all member content posted, is consistent and fair with regards to the rules that we have set.
As well as ensuring that content is acceptable, they must also keep up to date with all of the trends that scammers use.
Being a victim of scammer activity can be both emotionally and financially distressing.
Having as much information as possible can help prevent you or even someone you know, from becoming a victim.
They are a dedicated team and appreciate that they are ‘gate keepers’ if you will for the sites.
Therefore they all work tirelessly to try and make sure that as few fraudsters as possible slip through the net.When a member begins chatting to someone on the site, there are 3 things that I would advise them to look out for: If a member can answer yes to all 3 of these questions, then they should stop all communication immediately and report them to our Moderation Team for further investigation.If a member comes across someone that they believe to be in-genuine or someone that gives them cause for concern, they can use the ‘Report This Profile’ link, which can be found at the top and bottom of every member's profile as well as the top and bottom of any conversation with the member.The online world is a fun and exciting place to be.However, there are some people out there who use the internet to take advantage of others for personal gain.This can cover a whole range of things from escorts, prostitutes and ‘cam girls’, all the way to the other end of the spectrum to what are known as Romance Scams.