When the actor was just 12, a grown man posed as a girl her age and befriended her.
"I felt like I really knew him closer than anybody that I had known," said Pamela Viles of Sarasota.
State Rep. Nick Sauer's ex-girlfriend claims he used naked photos of her to catfish men on Instagram.
Kittenfishing sounds cuter than catfishing, but it's almost as bad.
It's wrong to take someone's voice from them, so this is intended to speak louder than those trying to do just that.
Not only is it challenging for Generation X to understand the new millennial mating rules of the 21st century, it's difficult for millennials themselves to understand them, since there's often so much grey area. Here, we try to define the terms explicitly, so we can all get on the same dating page. Even though dating is dead.
In the U.S. alone, romance scammers sweet-talked 5,900 victims out of more than $86.7 million in 2014. But this is just the tip of the iceberg, as romance scams are grossly underreported.