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Why do you award a shield for being a member over 6 months?

Modified on: May 18th, 2018

We have a number of systems in place for finding and suspending scammers, including an abuse reporting system and software that continuously scans for malicious activities. As a result, most scammers don’t stay members for very long - they usually get caught within a few months of signing up. If someone has been a member for over 6 months, they haven’t been caught by one of our systems.

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