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Aug 2019
ROMANCE SCAMS ARE ON THE RISE ACROSS THE U.S.

Aarthi Swaminathan Finance Writer (Yahoo Money) A report by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found that romance scams are soaring, with more than 21,000 people reporting them in 2018. Based on 21,368 reports about romance scams submitted, the FTC found that Americans involved had lost a total of $143 million, which was “more than any other type of consumer fraud” identified by the FTC’s team, the report stated. “These reports are rising steadily,” the report added. “In 2015, by comparison, people filed 8,500… reports with dollar losses of $33 million.” The Consumer Federation of......

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ROMANCE SCAM

ROMANCE SCAM

I fell in love with Kevin online and sent him £40k. The awful truth came out when he stood me up on our first date Di Pogson looked forward to an ‘idyllic’ future with...


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THE BOILING FROG

THE BOILING FROG

The boiling frog is a fable, describing a frog being slowly boiled alive. In this theory, it is established that if a frog is put suddenly into boiling water, it will jump out immediately....


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A REAL MAN

A REAL MAN

Ordeals of life always want to weary us out. They appear like a giant mountain too difficult to climb, legions of scary demons waiting to consume us, boisterous storm ready to sink us in...


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