Lester speaks to Clinical psychologist Dr David Rosenstein, and Ryan Stramrood who’s profile was used by online scammers.
- The human need for relationship, emotional connection is a powerful force psychologically says clinical psychologist
- Fraudsters prey on those human needs
- In the moment, the need for relationship can lead to made judgments about emotional or financial investments for the future, says Dr David Rosenstein
Co-fraternity Black Axe suspected of scamming victims using social media and online dating websites is in the headlines this week.
Why do we fall for scams, whether they be a con online or a call for a bogus fundraiser? What
leaves us susceptible to manipulation and having the wool pulled over our eyes, asks Lester, and…