Happy Valentines Day! Scam artists will use online romances as a cover. Here are some warning signs to look out for.
- Asks for money and lures you off the dating site.
- Claims they need money for emergencies, medical bills, travel and more.
- There is a sense of urgency!
- Love is professed quickly.
- Comes up with a lot of reasons they can’t visit, or cancels on plans.
- Claims to be from the US, but overseas for business or military service.
- Asks for gift cards or your personal information.
If you feel like something isn’t right, or have any questions regarding potential scams, contact one of our personal bankers at 218-485-4441.