Terri says she’s broke, broken-hearted, and fears she’ll end up behind bars after being scammed out of thousands of dollars, then tricked into participating in an international money laundering scheme. 

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Terri says she fell in love with someone she believed to be Hollywood actor Jeffery Dean Morgan. On Friday’s Dr. Phil she learns she was lured in by a Nigerian catfish who was impersonating the actor online.

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“It’s not win or lose, it’s win or learn,” Dr. Phil tells Terri in the video above, adding, “This shouldn’t be a situation where you say ‘I’m not ever going to trust anybody ever again.’”

Watch the video above to hear Terri’s response. Then check here to find out where you can watch Tuesday’s Dr. Phil.

If you believe that you or someone you know have been the victim of an internet love-scam, visit the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center to file a complaint.

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