And while by far the most popular of these scams — fake profiles promoting escort services — will be familiar to anyone who uses Tinder in the U.
S., the remaining scams could be drawn straight from The Sting or The Grifters.
According to the study, these dates can cost anywhere from 0 to ,000.
Afterward, of course, the bilked bachelor never hears from his date again."It's sort of a perfect scam," said Gianluca Stringhini, one of the study's co-authors, "because the person would never realize that they've been scammed." Indeed, as the study points out, the mark may have even had a good time while getting grifted.
We make it easy for western (USA/UK) men and Asian women to date in Asia.
Ask a single American city-dweller about deception in the world of online dating and you'll hear a litany of familiar, if not particularly serious, complaints: exaggerated heights, photos so flattering they border on fantasy, and horndog men who overstate their desire to settle down.
Ask their Chinese counterpart, and you're likely to hear a much wilder story.
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Dating in China can yield results, but it will not be easy (especially if you don’t speak Chinese).