My Facebook profile ended up being taken to obtain times on Tinder – and you’ll find nothing I’m able to do

My Facebook profile ended up being taken to obtain times on Tinder – and you’ll find nothing I’m able to do

Each time a fraudster utilized her Facebook pictures to setup online that is fake accounts, Lana Price assumed that those sites could be willing to assist her stop them. As it happens, she couldn’t have now been more incorrect

By Kara Gammell

12:03PM BST 07 Might 2015

Whenever Lana Price* received a text from a buddy in London saying he would seen her photos on Tinder, she assumed it absolutely was bull crap.

It wasn’t until her friend delivered her a screen shot of a woman known as ‘Lilly’ regarding the app that is dating she began to worry.

The Cardiff-based 27-year-old had never opened a Tinder account and hadn’t gone to London for months, generally there ended up being no mistaking that this is an imposter.

“I was horrified”; she said. “Every second that passed, I became more concerned about just exactly just what harm this fraudster might be doing to my image”.

Lana is self-employed along with her expert Facebook profile is connected to her individual one, therefore just deactivating her account wasn’t an alternative, since it would harm her company.

In addition to this, she actually is in a relationship. So some body located in London and making use of her image to attract males, made her feel profoundly uncomfortable.

“we hate the notion of guys taking a look at my photo and reasoning we’m seeking to connect. If my buddies have experienced these records with my face to them, whom else has?

“I’m currently in a relationship, the very last thing we’d be doing is wanting for a dating site. Continue reading