Crypto ‘romance scammers’ stole $139 million from victims in 2021
- February 11, 2022
- Posted by: MasterAdmin
- Category: Cryptocurrency
Even scammers are looking for love, and that’s very much a problem.
That’s the takeaway from an equally detailed and depressing warning from the Federal Trade Commission documenting skyrocketing incidents of so-called romance scams. The report, released the Thursday ahead of Valentine’s Day, notes that the specific type of online confidence scheme is on a dramatic rise, and that cryptocurrency is at least partially to blame.…