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How to catch a catfisher

16 mins | Mar 7, 2019
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Imagine finding out someone's been using your photos to catfish people — what do you do? When Max Benwell found out someone was using his photos to approach women online, he decided to track down the trickster – setting up a fake Instagram account and changing his gender on Tinder along the way. Writing in the Guardian, he explains how it all went down.
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