Look dating scams
Many romance scams, money payment, Nigerian advance fee scam, blackmail and extortionist scams occur in the West African, Russian, Ukrainian, American, and Trinidad and Tobago sites that rip off vulnerable westerners as of 2012 to 2016 according to Ukrainian authorities and the FBI.
Love is in the air, but don’t let it cloud your judgment — or it might cost you.
Unlike a gold digger, who marries for money, a pro-dater is not necessarily single or available in real life.
Another variation of the romance scam is when the scammer insists they need to marry in order to inherit millions of dollars of gold left by a father, uncle, or grandfather.
Sometimes the third party is real, sometimes fictitious.
Funds sent by Western Union and Money Gram do not have to be claimed by showing identification if the sender sends money using a secret pass phrase and response.
A rapidly growing technique scammers are using is to impersonate American military personnel.Sensitive people are more vulnerable to online dating scams, based on a study conducted by the British Psychological Society.Per their results, sensitive and less emotionally intelligent people are more likely to be vulnerable to online dating scams.Everything is pre-arranged so that the wealthy foreigner pays for expensive accommodation, is taken not to an ordinary public café but to a costly restaurant (usually some out-of-the-way place priced far above what locals would ever be willing to pay), and is manipulated into making various expensive purchases, including gifts for the scammer such as electronics and fur coats. After the victim has left, the merchandise is returned to the vendors and the pro-dater and their various accomplices take their respective cut of the take.As the pro-dater is eager to date again, the next date is immediately set up with the next wealthy foreigner.