Dr Phil talked with Dawn, who may have been the victim of an online dating scam, and her family, who is concerned that she has been taken in by a con artist.
What do people need to watch for with Internet romance scams?
Here are some red flags to watch for if you think you are in an online dating scam.
Dawn said that she understands this is probably a scam, but she said she does not want to get her heart broken and is afraid to learn the real truth.
To explore this topic, I pulled aside two individuals who I knew were hunting for a long-term relationship using online dating websites, and asked them about their experiences with the services.
The two services used by these individuals were OKCupid and Match.com, two of the largest and most popular dating websites on the Internet.
She is not entirely certain whether he is running drugs.
Daughter Heather said once she learned her mother was giving money to David, she tried to intervene but was rebuffed.
Dawn’s employer actually laid her off when she discovered what Dawn was doing with her money.
What does Dr Phil have up his sleeve to help Dawn get an answer?
Okay, it’s time to have an open and frank discussion about the battle of the sexes and the dating game.