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Dating 101: Same old story?

Tom tried online dating. Frequently. At first, he posted his “real” photograph and honestly admitted he was unemployed. He got no attention, whatsoever. He would quit one dating site and try another. Deja vu all over. Not one women wanted to meet … Continue reading

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Seniors: Dating at 80- beware the “matchmakers”

By mistake, Betty Lou had hired a very expensive (all talk no action) “Match maker” in Sonoma. They promised her the world. For a mere $6000 they would find her Prince Charming; the man of  her dreams. They claimed they … Continue reading

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Classic OKCupid Scam- can you spot the lies?

Four women in the Bay Area received this scam artist’s “Come On” and sent it on to me. I love playing “Spot the Scam,” do you? How many lies, tales, false statements in this online dating profile jump out at you? Psst: The … Continue reading

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Dating 101: Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria?

Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria? You can find Sexy Susie (44, 5’5’ single, tennis lover, art collector) on Match.com. She frequently posts four – very attractive-if not suggestive-photos on the popular dating website. Abe in Alameda (60, 5’10, … Continue reading

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Check out this bizarre dating scam on Match

Buyer beware on Match.com? Each week, readers send in their most outrageous tales of online dating scams. Some are good, some are really bad and some are ugly. The Scam of the Week:  What is Truth? He says he lives … Continue reading

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What does an online dating email scam look like? Here are two

Everyone talks about the hustles, the hustlers, the gold-diggers on the                Top Online Dating Sites. How can you tell if you are being hit up by a scoundrel scammer? Here are two big-time, … Continue reading

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Check out: Online dating scam artists abound

 Online dating scam artists are everywhere Learning a new language can be challenging, in the best of times. David Sedaris, my favorite humorist, describes his hilarious and futile efforts at speaking French in France in his book, Me Talk Pretty One … Continue reading

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Is there a Romance Hoax in your past or your future?

Dating 101: How to avoid online dating scams $100 to the first 50 people to send in the first 10 verses of “Do the Hustle.” Are you  Looking for Love in all the wrong places? There are a million stories in … Continue reading

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Buyer Beware: Online dating scam artists

Inquiring Minds want to know: what does an Internet dating scam look like? Some scam artists select a photo from a catalog and attempt to pass as a male model. The con – whom obviously failed miserably at ESL, English comp, grammar … Continue reading

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Two Most Important Rules for Sexy Successful Dating

 Notes from a popular Dating at 50 Workshop The Two Most Important Rules for Sexy Successful Dating: 1.) Keep them wanting more and 2.) don’t give them what they want. There. I just saved you $250.00 and two-hours of sitting on a steel-folding chair … Continue reading

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