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Chinese dating agency scams

After chatting with you for a while they will suggest going to a teahouse they know of.

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.

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.

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.

And love is the tool scammers use to pry open your bank account and strip you of your assets.