(Click here for earlier reports on this scam.) Don't move any further until you read The Complete, No-Nonsense ANTI-SCAM GUIDE For Internet Dating.Too many men were caught up in a scam and lost great deal of money - want to be one of them?My best friend is a lawyer and he tells me about cases where men sent money to women under false pretences.
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A true-life Story of Dan and Val, who met over the Internet and fell in love: "I subscribed to an internet dating service a couple years ago, expecting to only communicate with American women. He even sent a letter to President Putin requesting his help in investigation.
Investigators say there could be more victims that have not been identified.
The fraud utilized the infamous "visa and airfare" scheme: Mc Coy and his wife Anna were posing as Russian women seeking marriage and a non-existing Russian marriage agency that would provide women with visas and tickets.
However I noticed (after reading the letters shown in the list) that there are certain things, you can notice before the scammer reaches your bank account. Because I am also one of you (more or less), somebody who is looking for a life partner and decided to give it a try online. and I think, I know what a woman is looking for online if she is not a scammer.
So, here are my tips, I hope, they can help somebody to avoid a problem...
We have created our own flock of scammers right here in America.
Many American men (including myself) will complain that women have heads like cash registers but they never think that we are the ones that created this.
Forward them the letter with money request and the story of how you have been scammed.