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"They were always based around the work he was doing, that his business, he had cash flow problems or something had gone wrong.He needed additional cash to finish what he was doing, it was always related to his business," she said.The requests for more money came quickly over a six-week period and Jenny sent Gary about 0,000.But it turned out Gary was a scammer, hiding behind a fake profile.
Jenny said websites can take measures to help to protect their customers."Just raise awareness, you know they probably can't lock the scammers out but certainly run checks on photos and email addresses and whatever information they have, and keep the awareness really obvious to the people on there about who they're meeting and if they're real."Natalie Richards met her partner four years ago through a dating website.The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is concerned some websites do not screen their users closely enough, resulting in fake profiles that scam money from innocent people.