Posts tagged "scam"

Man Sues OkCupid After His Long-Distance Lover Scammed Him Out Of $70,000

A New York City man has filed a lawsuit against OkCupid’s parent company IAC after a guy he met on the online dating site scammed him out of $70,000. Michael…

Claire Hannum | March 18, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Woman Pays $1,200 For New iPhones, Gets Fruit Instead

Pro-tip: If you are spending hundreds or thousands of dollars to purchase something from a stranger, it’s wise to check and make sure you’re actually getting what you’ve bought. Case…

Julie Gerstein | August 2, 2013 - 11:40 am

Dude Posing As Model Scammed Rich Men On Millionaire “Dating” Web Site

It’s every dude’s worst nightmare: that a drop-dead gorgeous Guess jeans modelyou’re talking to online turns out to be … a dude. Such is the sad tale of Marc Puelo…

Jessica Wakeman | January 29, 2010 - 4:40 pm