Others actively meet in reality, get acquainted with relatives and even register marriage, but they are rare. To earn a considerable amount, the swindler has to simultaneously communicate online with various victims.
usually involves this scheme: the scammers upload fake attractive photos, in most cases of white people.
They pretend to be the foreign specialists working in Nigeria or Ghana (usually originally from US and UK, but it may also be Canada, Australia or any other European country).
Needless to say, those Money Orders or checks are no good, and not even worth the paper they're printed on.
If you cash them or deposit them into your account, Money Orders or checks will come back after few weeks as fraudulent and you will be responsible for paying back the money to the bank and sometimes even charged for passing counterfeit instrument.
Some draw in clientele from certain religious or ethnic backgrounds.
Others are based on sexual preference, or target pet lovers, marijuana aficionados, vegetarians and those who favor mustaches.Nigerian scam comes in many forms: 419 scam, when they offer to transfer millions of dollars into your bank account, or lottery scam, when they tell you that you've won something in some bogus lottery.However, Nigerian dating scam (or romance scam), besides just asking for money for their studies, sick relatives, etc..There are also sites that cater to rich men and women who are willing to help others financially in exchange for companionship.And that's the starting point for a scam that tricked a woman out of ,670 in a three-day whirlwind of broken promises.Therefore, it is not difficult to calculate such a scoundrel, you just need to be careful.