The picture — outdoor photo, big smile — was real, and recent.
And her pitch was straightforward: Looking for a life partner …
Some asked for money up front like for money making schemes. An easy way to spot these fakers are their crappy english language skills!
did these girls say that theyre living with their mum in Ghana because their dad passed away?
The scammers transfer stolen money into the new account, and then tell their victims to wire the money out of the country.
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.
I've talked to 3 women like this who have had the same story.
It's really messing with me and making me wonder if this is a joke or not. Hi, Yes, Ghana is the hotbed for online dating scams. Will try to get as much info as I can so I can report.