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And love is the tool scammers use to pry open your bank account and strip you of your assets. She says I'm so handsome (I'm not) and wants to see me in person and hear me. Beware." man who said he was Roden Miller (actually Jeffrey Miller) as a scammer. He is in the army stationed in Houston Texas but is currently on a peacekeeping mission in Libya but would be returning soon.

By learning how to spot a scammer, you can protect yourself. But her cell phone seems to be faulty and her old laptop doesn't have a built in camera.

She filled out a questionnaire and carefully crafted her profile.It would have been easy to burnish the truth, but she presented herself honestly, from her age (57) and hobbies ("dancing, rock collecting") to her financial status ("self sufficient").SINGAPORE - Scammers who target those looking for love online are upping their game, with more taking on a new identity by using Chinese names instead of Caucasian ones.After gaining the trust of their victims, many feign a death in the family or tell of a troubled business to evoke sympathy, before asking for a sum of money.This year, a woman was cheated of

She filled out a questionnaire and carefully crafted her profile.

It would have been easy to burnish the truth, but she presented herself honestly, from her age (57) and hobbies ("dancing, rock collecting") to her financial status ("self sufficient").

SINGAPORE - Scammers who target those looking for love online are upping their game, with more taking on a new identity by using Chinese names instead of Caucasian ones.

After gaining the trust of their victims, many feign a death in the family or tell of a troubled business to evoke sympathy, before asking for a sum of money.

This year, a woman was cheated of $1.7 million, the biggest amount lost by an individual to Internet love scams so far.

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She filled out a questionnaire and carefully crafted her profile.It would have been easy to burnish the truth, but she presented herself honestly, from her age (57) and hobbies ("dancing, rock collecting") to her financial status ("self sufficient").SINGAPORE - Scammers who target those looking for love online are upping their game, with more taking on a new identity by using Chinese names instead of Caucasian ones.After gaining the trust of their victims, many feign a death in the family or tell of a troubled business to evoke sympathy, before asking for a sum of money.This year, a woman was cheated of $1.7 million, the biggest amount lost by an individual to Internet love scams so far.

.7 million, the biggest amount lost by an individual to Internet love scams so far.

From January to September, there were a total of 448 Internet love scam cases reported, with at least million pocketed by scammers.

*Names have been changed to protect identities A short message sent on a Thursday evening in early December 2013, under the subject line: Match? She signed up for a six-month subscription to Match.com, the largest and one of the oldest dating services on the Web.

In the summer, when the trees leafed out, you couldn't even see the road or the neighbors. She'd grown up here, in a conservative pocket of Virginia. When it came to meeting new people, however, her choices were limited. The holidays were coming, and she didn't want to face them alone.

After forming an online relationship with their victims, they will ask them for money to pay off a tax debt or even a customs payment for a gift they claim they are intending to send them.

Previous scams have seen victims then depositing significant amounts of money into bank accounts in foreign countries including Malaysia.

The figures suggest Hong Kong women have become increasingly vulnerable to online dating scams.