A "show me the money" request signals big danger in online dating.
WTVD-TV in Raleigh-Durham reports that a widow on a 50s-and-older online dating web site lost thousands from a sweetheart scammer who claimed to working in the Ukraine and needed money. And local authorities say she isn't the first victim.
Be careful how much of yourself you reveal to others in online dating and flirting.
The Toronto Sun reports that Toronto Police are getting complaints about an online dating scam in which fraudsters using fake profiles are luring contacts into racy video chats. Then the scammers say they have recorded the chats and will spread them around unless the victim sends money.