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Avoiding the heartbreak of online dating scams

Posted at 4:17 PM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-25 16:17:13-04

RICHMOND, Va. – Unfortunately, funds made available by the CARES Act have inspired some scammers to use online dating sites to launder money and break hearts. Today, Barry Moore, President of the Better Business Bureau serving Central Virginia, shares the newest iteration of online dating scams and how to identify when a scammer may be pulling on your heartstrings. To learn more about the services of the Better Business Bureau or to take advantage of their Scam Tracker, visit their website.