Lovin' God Scammers are mostly Catholic, or at least they say they are.
Eighty-two percent of banned Seeking Arrangement profiles say they're Catholic and religion was the most common trait among fraudulent accounts.
Prescott, AZ Saturday June 11, 2016 at pm Afternoon Tea at Willow Tree Manor A benefit for the Prescott Public Library 306 South Marina St. Prescott, AZ 86301 Tel: 928-445-9000 TICKETS and info available at Willow Tree Manor Contact Mary Heiland: [email protected], Q&A, and Signing.
Prescott, AZ 86303 Tel: 602.803.4461 Sponsored by Willow Tree Manor and Peregrine Book Co. Austin, TX Saturday June 18, 2016 at pm Book People North Lamar Blvd. Memphis, TN Wednesday June 22, 2016 pm – pm The Booksellers at Laurelwood Perkins Extended Memphis TN 38117 Tel: 901683-9801 Talk, Q&A, and Signing.
The profiles first go through automated screening software, which flags both traits in the profile, such as certain ethnicities, and things that aren't visible in the profile, such as certain IP addresses and even certain passwords that scammers seem to like more than other people.
Then a person on staff looks through the flagged profiles and decides whom to ban, Velasquez says.
Seeking Arrangement has banned 60,000 profiles in the last 10 months, or about 220 a day.
Here's what they've found are the ingredients in the typical scam profile.
(Time and date remain the same: 2 pm, Thursday, July 28th, 2016.) The event is now Susan Branch Question & Answer To benefit the historic 150 year-old Library in the heart of Westfield.
Woodstock, GA Saturday June 25, 2016 pm – pm Fox Tale Book Shoppe Hill Community Center- 108 Arnold Mill Road, Woodstock GA 30188 Tel: 770-516-9989, ticketed event, please visit bookstore’s website for more info. Asheville, NC Monday June 27, 2016 at 7pm Malaprop’s Bookstore Haywood St.
Asheville, NC 28801 Tel: 828-254-6734 Talk, Q&A, and Signing.
Morro Bay CA 93442 Tel: 805-772-2880 TICKETS available HERE through the bookstore. Montecito, CA Saturday June 4, 2016 at pm Tecolote Book Shop East Valley Rd.
Montecito, CA 93108 Tel: 805-969-4977 Signing Pasadena, CA Wednesday June 8, 2016 pm – pm Vroman’s Bookstore E. Pasadena, CA 91101 Tel: 626.449.5320 Talk, Q&A, and Signing.
Scammer talk a lot about spirituality in the messages they send, too.