But in the last decade or so, the game of looking for love has gotten some new rules, with the venue moving from the bar world to the the cyber world.Instead of men searching for the right verbal approach, many now search for the right photo to put on their profile page.Sentencing, Judge Martyn Levett told him: 'You could easily be described as a modern-day lothario who presents himself as extremely attractive, attentive, gentle and caring.'However, beneath your charming exterior there is a rather haughty, unfeeling, dishonest scoundrel.'He added: 'You cynically exploited women that you met on these dating websites.'You lied about your history, your financial position, encouraged them to trust you, and then took money from them.'Fair took £2,820 from one woman who thought she was paying for a holiday to New York and Hawaii and pocketed £300 from another for a helicopter lesson that never took place.The dapper, suited and booted cheat also swindled two other women out of £650 and £808.knows this, yet still collects .99 a month from its Subscribers, all the while perpetuating a scheme to the detriment and d... It's both the most coveted and elusive emotion of all time.
Now children are worried about their parents being hoodwinked by the scam artists who haunt online dating sites."I am a bit past age 50 --- well educated lady; (I thought that I was so smart that it couldn't happen to me --- my college education is no match for a professional criminal)," said one of a seemingly endless stream of scam victims who hav...
Fast forward 10 years and emails are regarded as the equivalent of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Facebook is for losers and even texts are a bit old hat.
When it comes to birthdays, high days and holidays Snapchat is the way to go: immediate, disposable and where words just aren’t enough, a childish off-the-peg cartoon emoji face ought to do the trick.
One of his devastated victims owned a local hairdressing salon.
She said when she found out she'd been duped she could no longer go to work and closed her business, the court heard.