The scam was initiated after the victims met someone online, such as on a dating site, and were asked to connect via a specific online social network.Shortly after, the conversations became sexual in nature.Some were even told that once the payment was made, the information would be removed within an hour and the website would not allow anyone to post anything pertaining to the victims’ names again.However, reports do not indicate that the information was ever removed.In my four years of online dating (oh wow), I've had plenty of ups and downs.I've met some great people, as well as some serious jerks.
This will not come as a shock to anyone as entrenched in the online dating world as me, but it seems people rarely talk about the fact that actively using dating apps is hard effing work.
The year is 2015, so our collective attachment to our phones is nothing we should be ashamed of at all.
Whether we hate it or embrace it, technology has changed how we do just about everything, including dating.
She received her Master's in Somatic Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies in 2009.
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