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Also, some of the messages I got were from a few guys that ranged from early 40’s to late 40’s and I was maybe 19 at the time.

The problem with online dating is that you can’t see the person’s face when they’re telling you about themselves. I think it’s hard for guys to comprehend the world of online dating from a woman’s perspective. They then flippantly toss out all of those well thought out, carefully crafted messages from most of those poor schmucks, and then they log onto their Facebook accounts to complain to their girlfriends that there are no “good men” left in the world.

It made me SO uncomfortable that guys so much older than me, older than most of my siblings (all of which are 8 years plus older than me), were sending me messages telling me that I was “hot”.

I am getting terribly uncomfortable just thinking about it.

After only a couple weeks of chatting online, the man was supposedly set to fly to the U. He told Davies that he needed to borrow $5,000 so he could make the trip. American's lost nearly $120 million in online dating scams in just the first half of 2016.

She said she was worried about wiring the money, but decided to do it because she really wanted to meet him in person. The man told Davies that a problem came up with his job and she needed to send him $120,000, or he wouldn't be able to visit. The Federal Trade Commission is trying to help people avoid these online dating scams.

That’s one of the issues I see with online dating though.

Words on a page can only tell you so much and often, they are not the best “first impressions”.

The "Today Show" recently reported on one of these nightmare scenarios.