Nanaimo senior loses nearly $100K in online dating scam

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    Scott Moderator Staff Member

    Don't fall for this online dating scam. If you meet someone online and they ask for money for various things, most likely it is a scam ... or the guy is a cheap jerk and you should move on.

    Nanaimo senior loses nearly $100K in online dating scam

    Police are warning online love-seekers to be careful after a Nanaimo, B.C., senior lost almost $100,000 in an online dating scam. Nanaimo RCMP say the woman met a man calling himself Jonathan Lucron in late 2016 on Match.com, an online dating site, ...
    Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/nanaimo-dating-scam-1.3932837

    Nanaimo woman loses nearly $100000 in dating scam
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    Read more: http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/nanaimo-woman-loses-nearly-100-000-in-dating-scam-1.7183947

    Elderly Nanaimo woman loses almost $100K in online dating scam
    An elderly Nanaimo woman learned a hard lesson when she was looking for love and fell prey to a notorious dating site scam that bilked her of almost $100,000. Following the death of her husband, the woman who was lonely and looking for friendship, ...
    Read more: http://globalnews.ca/news/3177320/elderly-nanaimo-woman-loses-about-100k-in-online-dating-scam/