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People use online dating sites and apps in the hopes of finding their true love. These could be created by people who just want to lie on their profile to get dates or online criminals. So, how can you spot a fake profile?

Here are a few key signs that can prevent you from becoming a cyber victim. You can almost immediately spot a fake profile by the photo s they use. If it looks like a stock photo like the one above, the user Fake online dating pictures of women most probably fake. With photos, another thing to look out for is the number of photos uploaded.

If a user only uploaded 1 photo instead of multiple, this could be a warning sign they are an online scammer.

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An easy way to see if the photo is fake is by searching the image in Google. A common sign an online dating profile belongs to a scammer is their relationship status. If it says, widow or widower, they most likely are a scammer. Dating site scammers use the Widow relationship status to play the sympathy card with those they are targeting. On dating profiles, users are allowed to talk about themselves, interests, and their story. An easy way to see if a profile is fake is seeing if there are any discrepancies in their story.

Part of the online dating process is chatting with people on the site.

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