The nigerian scammers are everywhere they are in chat rooms on myspace facebook taggedcom twitter and almost every internet dating website the way these con artists operate is under the guise of wanting a mature longterm relationship that they are just looking for love.
Alexis conran presenter of secret of the scammers was able to track down a reformed nigerian con artist who was part of a team perating dating scams like that experienced by sheila.
Lets leave the site online dating sites have the ability to monitor and boot members who exhibit problematic behavior or are perpetrating scams so con artists want to quickly move their victims.
However nigerian dating scam or romance scam besides just asking for money for their studies sick relatives etc usually involves this scheme the scammers upload fake attractive photos in most cases of white people.
Avoid online dating scams w hile the figure has risen sharply in recent years police believe the figure is just the tip of the iceberg because many victims are too embarrassed to admit it.
Span classnews_dtjun 30 2009spannbsp018332how nigerians can trap you emotionally using online dating websites.
Romance scams works by checking every part of the dating website available online there are more than 2500 different dating websites today in the us alone but every single year there are 1000 new online dating services opening and based on the estimate there are.
Last year in the uk online dating scammers conned their dates out of 16333 million anna moore investigates the crooks who target smart successful women.
One womans harrowing story of falling in love with an internet scam artist from nigeria only to be the victim of fraud.