Not everyone using online dating sites is looking for love. As if all that isn’t bad enough, romance scammers are now involving their victims in online bank fraud.
Scammers create fake online profiles using photos of other people — even stolen pictures of real military personnel. And they tug at your heartstrings with made-up stories about how they need money — for emergencies, hospital bills, or travel. Here’s how it works: The scammers set up dating profiles to meet potential victims.
If this happens to you, please report it at ftc.gov/complaint — click on Scams and Rip-Offs, then select Romance Scams. Even at time if connecting I tried to do research in him but hit a brick wall.has a Facebook(I don't) but there is more of story and yes I totally understand how u feel but wanted to say u r not alone.ur head up,don't do ANYTHING u don't feel comfortable n doing Hi Ladies: I'm so sorry for your pain. If you notice only one pic or this person escalates his emotions quickly - even before meeting! True love comes from meeting the person face to face, learning about each other in broad daylight - not over the internet!! Here are some warning signs that an online love interest might be a fake. I am a nurse and he even does not know terms in medical vocabulary . His mame is Wilhelm gerhard Krumwiede do not talk to this guy! He Asked me to opened a chase account for him using my name.
Don't let yourselves be tricked into thinking these con artists are sincere. They ask you to: I too have been talking to a man on face book messenger. This man is Col john Nicholson is asking for money for his daughter in Ghana. I'm sure this is a scam, his supposedly 15 yr daughter emailed me for money sent Beto her. Why would a highly decorated officer risk losing his retirement? He told me about his son"s birthday and I have to sent his son 2 i phones in Uk and i have to pay even Uk taxes to pay for his sons i phone . He told me his son who is in UK boarding school lost his phone and inhaler and need to get a new one. He says he is in Iraq, and he has no way to his money.