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Relationships can bring joy and love, but unfortunately online dating and sweetheart scams can cause problems for romance seekers. 
Online dating offers many options to people looking for relationships, but it’s important to go over the website’s terms and conditions before signing up. Consumers should also use caution when connecting with a match online. Take a look at our tips to avoid problems while online dating.
When building a relationship with someone you’ve met online, remember to be wary of sweetheart scammers looking to earn your trust and take your money. Read our tips to learn how to spot and avoid sweetheart scams.
We Can Help
If you experience an online dating scam or sweetheart scam, contact us or call toll free within North Carolina at 1-877-5-NO-SCAM.