Some oft-used images might be linked to hundreds of scam attempts.
To entice women, scammers often use photos of men in the military, while attractive young women, particularly models and adult-film personalities, are used to attract men.
In June 2015, the group will issue a call to action aimed at the dating industry, urging all companies to adopt more stringent verification and fraud-fighting technologies.
You can learn more about this effort and also sign this online petition.
This article originally appeared in the June/July 2015 issue of AARP The Magazine.