If someone does appear a bit too good to be true, make sure to scan their profile and look for clues. And of course to add insult to injury, he needs to pay back a massive debt.
In the case of premium SMS services, many of these ladies “are unfortunately not very familiar with computers” (a bit laughable in this day and age) or “can’t check their mail during work”.
As such, they’ll ask you to connect to certain numbers that you will be charged at £1.99 per SMS for.
Such services are still frequently advertised on the Internet.
There are of course many new ways of advertising -and even tricking- singles into paying for such services.
You might be surprised about the fact that only credit cards are accepted and that you have never heard about the financial institute that is used for the payment transaction. In this case the best thing to do is to cancel your old credit card and get a new one.