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Can You Erase Yourself from the Internet?

In the wake of revelations about how Cambridge Analytica misused Facebook consumer data, you're probably one of two minds. You're either resigned to the loss of privacy, or you want to erase yourself from the internet as much as possible.…

Top 3 Tips to Avoid Romance Scams

Looking for love online? Be careful.   According to the FBI, online dating scams (or “romance scams”) are on the rise, and it’s no wonder. As dating apps and sites like Tinder, OKCupid, and Bumble continue to grow in popularity, more…

Can You Spot Fake Dating Profiles?

If you’re one of the millions of Americans using an online dating site, you may have come across a few profiles that looked a little...fishy. Perhaps the profile pic seemed unusual, or maybe the bio had an odd detail or two. Either way, you…

Don’t Fall for These Dating Scams

According to Consumer Reports, 12% of people have been scammed on dating sites. A popular victim stereotype is the middle-aged woman over 50 with fading good looks. But in reality the victims of dating scams defy stereotype — they…

Are You Dating a Dirty John?

WARNING: This post contains several spoilers for the “Dirty John” podcast.  Last year as the L.A. Times recounted the chilling tale of how psychopath "Dirty John" Meehan deftly embedded himself in the life of wealthy divorcee, Debra…

Replacing the Irreplaceable

Nancy first met Phil in 2005 at a show for DedEven, her son-in-law's hard rock cover band. She noticed right away that Phil wasn't your average heavy metal music lover. True, his passion for head banging went beyond a few '80s standards,…

Anyone Can Be Catfished. Here’s Why.

You meet someone online or maybe even in person who seems interesting. Your inbox and phone soon overflow with emails and texts from your new online love interest, every message sending a thrill to your heart. This person seems ideal, the…