Don't Let Cupids Arrow Make You Fall for a Catphish

February 08, 2017

valentines dayIt’s almost Valentine’s Day; do you have love on your mind? Many looking for that special someone turn to the internet to find a match. While dating sites offer convenience, they also offer anonymity. It is an easy place for a scammer to hide behind a screen and trick you into thinking they are someone they aren’t. A good rule of thumb to follow, if you have not met in person, be careful fulfilling requests to borrow money or anything else that makes you uncomfortable, no matter how perfect they seem. Better Business Bureau of Central New England has tips to help you spot red flags and avoid falling for a fake.