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But to reply to messages they must pay a subscription – usually around £20 a month.
The more messages the pseudo team sent from their fake profiles, the more likely innocent users would be to subscribe, or continue their monthly subscriptions.
The point of the “pseudo” team was to convince innocent daters to part with cash.
Global Personals tried hard to keep the practice a secret.They also expect their personal information will be looked after.However this trust is often abused as our special investigation into one of Britain’s biggest internet dating companies has found.When a customer subscribes to the brand’s site, Global Personals takes a share of the money.
Two former employees of Global Personals have described to Channel 4 News how the company carried out industrial-scale deception to dupe innocent daters into parting with their cash.
In the real world they weren’t going to find a date, so they sign up online because they see the adverts.