A member needs money to help a family member, is this a scam?
We encourage all members to report any behaviour they deem inappropriate.
Behaviour we urge all members to report include: I’ve met someone online and say they need travel expenses to visit me, is this a scam?
Do not trust anyone behaving this way and report the member to to safeguard further members.
I’ve been asked to support a charity from a member I don’t know very well, is this a scam?
I put at your disposal example, guide and guidance about fraud, scams and identity theft.
Frauds tries to help as to denounce embezzlement, theft or if your identity has been compromised.Using the list of scammer behaviour to watch out for, this unfortunately, sounds like suspicious scammer behaviour.You should never send money to someone to meet online, whatever the premise.These stories are cleverly formulated to make the scammer rich.Don’t trust them and report the member for inappropriate behaviour.For more information and advice on staying safe online, read our safety article.