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But to reply to messages they must pay a subscription – usually around £20 a month.
Global Personals tried hard to keep the practice a secret.
Ryan said: “It’s all about stringing them along on tenterhooks with that pretence that eventually they’ll meet up, or just swap telephone numbers.
But as soon as that comes into play you move on; you tell them you’re not going to be on the dating site any longer.
New recruits had no idea what the role would involve until they started work, and were told not to discuss the job with friends or family.
Tom said: “On our first day we were taken into a room and given a pack explaining the role. Morally I didn’t think it was acceptable, but I’d just arrived in a new role and I’d worked my notice in my last job so it was get on with it or be unemployed.” Most innocent users had no idea that the flirtatious messages in their inbox came from a fake profile created by Global Personals.“Some people were only talking to fake people.” “At first it was kind of fun – something fresh something new. But after a while you’d see the same people on the site, the same old men and women – widows, for example, who just want to find love.