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They also use many aliases, emails, photos, gender, age and sexual orientation in order to cast their net to catch as many victims as possible.
Often the scammers use attractive female photo profiles because lots of men will respond to an attractive woman's personal ad based on the photo alone.
The scammers spend their day trolling the dating sites and chat rooms for contact emails, and then send off thousands of fraudulent letters and emails awaiting the victim's replies.
The reasons for needing the money will sound plausible. Supposedly working on oil rig platform to repair refinery … Independent Contractor, Oil Rig Engineer for Chevron This guy contacted me from meetups. Walter clark Meet on words with Friends and so many alias and sites who wants to chat on hangouts. Dickson Morris (words with friends) scam Hi, my name is Savannah. He makes it seem like he is working but somehow as an architect miscalculated costs. We exchange small talk here and there, and ultimately I … Supposed CEO of global rigging company yet web photo of "Shawn W.However sooner or later, the vulnerable hearts receive requests that will ultimately lead to financial losses and heartbreak.The scammers choose chat rooms and dating sites because the person in love offers the chance of the biggest payoffs.The most common comment of victims who think they have found the love of their life is "I can't believe I was so stupid!" From internet cafes all over west African countries like Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal etc scammers are zeroing in on their prey - singles looking for love online. The Nigerians call them 'maghas' which is slang for gullible white people.