Debbie says her sister, Teresa, has completely changed in the last five years since her husband passed away and she lost over 100 pounds. She claims the 59-year-old parties like a 20-year-old
and dates many men, some of whom she meets online. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Huge family drama?
“Teresa was involved in an online romance scam,” Debbie claims. “The guy sent her two checks. The total amount of both checks came to over $5,000.”
Teresa admits she has been chatting with two men online for two years, Target Bradshaw and Bran. She says she speaks with Target daily and can tell he is not from America.
“He has asked me for money,” she says, referring to Target. “I have not sent either one of them money.”WATCH: ‘When You Get My Age, And You’ve Lived My Life, And You’re Perfect, Call Me,’ Woman Tells Daughter
However, Teresa admits she was scammed out of $4,000 by a man named “Jeffrey.”
In the video above, Dr. Phil asks Teresa about potential red flags in her online relationships with Target and Bran. Hear her explanation and how she explains continuing to communicate with Target. And on Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil
, see what happens when Teresa meets the man who she believes is Target in person on Dr. Phil's stage. Check here
to see where you can watch.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Do you need Dr. Phil to "get real" with someone?
Woman Meets Man She Believes She’s Been Speaking With Online For First Time