Nigerian scammers on dating sites
Usually they say to keep some money for your trouble.
Needless to say, those Money Orders or checks are no good, and not even worth the paper they're printed on.
“But, with as many people as there are online, the internet is ripe with people these scam men can sucker into their scheme.” Each year, thousands of men and women use online chat forums and messaging apps to meet potential dates and perhaps, potential spouses.
But, while the person on the other end of your messaging app might seem legitimate, how can you tell?
Nobody wants to be scammed yet most people are not quite sure what to look out for.
These are examples of some of the most notorious scams in the world of online dating and on the internet in general.
There is a reason why online merchants usually don't ship there.
There are also military scams (for God Sake, there are NO American Generals browsing dating sites and NO military man will EVER ask you for money.
Women are usually nurses, models, charity or UNICEF workers or antique dealers.The man Rhonda Meade fell in love with promised to elope with her to a tropical island paradise where they could be married along white beaches as the setting sun shimmered across vast, crystal-clear waters.Meade, whose name has been changed to protect her identity, was one of the millions of people who flock to the internet each year in search of romance and a long-term relationship.This is one of the most popular scams in online dating.
Nigeria and Ghana are notorious for their scammers and hence most people probably wouldn’t pursue a relationship with someone from one of these countries.
“But, then, he told me he had lost his job, was laid off, and that he was in need.