iYogi Alert: Love Seekers Are the Prime Target

This Valentine’s Day, lonely hearts with fat wallets are in the focus of scam artists. Fraudsters are active in setting up fake profiles on legitimate dating, social networking websites and in chat rooms to fleece money from you. These con artists often go to great lengths to gain your trust to let your guard down by investing significant time and building a relationship with you.  Once your defences are lowered, scammers will build plausible sounding stories to try to get you and rob your money. Here are some tips from iYogi scam alerts to guard yourself against online dating scammers.