A Warning about scams and an internet meme.

Hi All,

We know scams have gotten bad when they’re mixing in with an internet meme. If posters from reddit.com are noticing, we think you might find this beneficial:

Rage Guy Vs. Russian Scam

Rage Guy Vs. Russian Scam

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Brad’s Letter 9/22/2009

Hi All!

We repost the letters from Brad on our blog, just in case you missed his email. This week, he’s going in-depth into some of the more common kinds of scams.

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Blossoms Bloggers

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Hey Guys,

Brad here–I wanted to send you a copy of our scammer alert. Nobody likes scammers but we want to keep our members informed. While the CB Staff works hard to keep blossoms.com a safe and friendly place to meet singles, we want you to be aware there are people out there who are seeking to separate you from your money. We cannot stress this enough: BE CAUTIOUS AND USE GOOD JUDGEMENT WHEN CORRESPONDING. NEVER SEND MONEY!

SOME COMMON SCAMMER TACTICS:

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A Message from Brad at Blossoms.com!

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Hey Guys,


Brad here–I talked to my bosses here at Cherry Blossoms and we all agreed that we need to do more to address our members’ concerns about major issues on our website and the world of internet dating in particular. To that end, I will be addressing you each month with a short message about things to watch out for and give you tips we have learned over the years. Everyone on the Cherry Blossoms staff is interested in improving our site and helping our members.

This week I’ve decided to start with a discussion about scammers. No website likes to discuss scammers but every dating website has them. We want our members to be aware of scammers.

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Cherry Blossoms PSA: Don’t Send Money!

Keep yourself safe. Don't send money to anyone you haven't met in person.

Keep yourself safe. Don't send money to anyone you haven't met in person.

Dear Readers,

We hope you’re all having an awesome time on our site–there are a lot of nice people out there! More than 95% of the members on our site are just nice men and women from all over the world who want to meet a kind, and loving partner.

However, we want to bring to your attention that there *are* some people out there who aren’t so nice, and it’s the remaining 5% we’d like to talk about today.

Today, we’re going to bring up a few of the more well known scams these naughty folks like to use and offer a few tips on how to keep yourself safe.

Interested? Read more after the jump.

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