Line dating frauds
We also NEVER send out emails, except to respond to consumers who write us - so if you receive an email from us, without writing to us first, then it is a scam - do not open it - just delete it.This is a common scam using "spoofing", making the email address appear to come from a reputable website, while loading the message with spam, scams or worse. to do with the advertisers (it is run by a third party).His online banking wouldn’t work and he needed to pay suppliers immediately for equipment already delivered.“I was thinking to introduce you to my bank, so you could do the payment from my account.” It was urgent.This compares with 114 local cases of internet dating fraud in 2016, with losses of HK million for the whole year.
In January and February this year, fraudsters netted HK million from 24 female lonely hearts victims, according to the latest figures from the city’s Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau (CSTCB).
We have not investigated most of them - so follow the advice in our pages, not the ads.
Don't assume the products or services in the ads have been cleared by CFR!
Guys posing as widowed engineers or medics with Ph Ds, children, good photos: they’re the ones, my friend said. After brief chats on Lovestruck, he diverted me to Whats App – a common ploy, says Senior Police Inspector Dicky Wong Tik-ki of the CSTCB’s cyber security division.
Dr John explained his UK 44 phone code: he had lived in Manchester with his daughter since his British wife died last year.