Business Insider obtained a PDF guide that is sold online for just £2.59.
It details how scammers operate fake dating site profiles in order to con men out of money.
'Most of my mates think it's hilarious and say 'that's typical of you'.
Vendors also list guides on how to commit other illegal activities.
Tinder, OKCupid, Plenty of Fish are all standard apps you'd expect to see on a single person’s smartphone. Now, having your own ‘oh, we met on the internet’ story is just as romantic as meeting IRL (in real life).
Only yesterday, a court heard how a group of women using were allegedly conned out of £220,000 by a gang posing as ‘attractive middle-aged men’.
I don't want them to do the same thing to other people.
If it wasn’t for online dating, most of my generation would be single.