Scammers targeting online daters are breaking hearts and draining bank accounts from bases in Russia, Eastern Europe, America, the UK and elsewhere in the world.
The scammers typically play on the victim’s emotions, professing their love and gaining the victim’s trust before asking for money. I wish to share with everybody a financially and emotionally painful experience I had with an attractive 25 year old hairdresser from Yoshkar-Ola, Russia.
When you think you’ve met the perfect partner through an online dating website or app, but the other person is using a fake profile to form a relationship with you.
They’re using the site to gain your trust and ask you for money or enough personal information to steal your identity.
In view of this, we need a reliable and trustworthy foreign partner who can assist us to move this money out of my country as the beneficiary.
But when President Kabila was killed in a bloody shoot-out by one of his aide a day before we were schedule to travel out of Congo, We immediately decided to divert the fund into a private security company here in Congo for safe keeping.
The security of the said amount is presently being threatened here following the arrest and seizure of properties of Col.
This is necessitated by my urgent need to reach a dependable and trust wordy foreign partner.
Please permit me to make your acquaintance in so informal a manner.
Below is the sad story of the victim of a super-scammer: a highly advanced Russian scammer who duped this man out of ,625 and broke his heart. On 7 April 2006 I received an email from a lady named Sofiya through an internet dating site. We then started exchanging emails and photos and I was fooled by her emotional and warm words.