31 Manitobans victims to online ‘romance scams’ in 2018, says Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

It might not be love – it might be a scam.As Valentine’s Day approaches, RCMP are urging caution for people looking for love on the romantic holiday.  Scammers “love” to go online and extort people on dating sites with so-called “romance scams,” they said.In 2018, some 760 victims in Canada reported losses of more than $22.5 million to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre, surpassing all other types of fraud.