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Also, update your privacy settings to share your photos and posts only with people you really know.
Shame continues to be a reliable way to extort money.
Most crime victims receive sympathy and support, Whitty points out, but with online fraud, friends and family often blame the victim. '” As we approach the official day of love, many of us will receive the traditional anonymous valentines — albeit in digital form.
It usually doesn’t take a rocket scientist to guess the sender, but sometimes, the admirer is actually unknown.
The strategies these fraudsters use are highly sophisticated.” Whitty, whose field is cyberpsychology, has acquired much experience working with victims of romance frauds.