This is why they are always on the computer and at times it seems you are talking to different people.
Scammers send sweet words, poems, and love letters..stolen from sites on the internet.
He right away fell madly in love with me and told me how great a kisser he was. He says he's Italian and was adopted from an orphanage when he was 15. Someone else has a petition going on for fake military profiles on Facebook and they have over 1000 signatures.... The more petitions we have the more noise we make and people can hear us.https:// By our third month, he was sent to work on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.
He asked for my snail address to send me a card but what I got was a dozen long stem Roses, a teddy bear and a box of Candy. Every Day I did an ip search and boy this guy traveled! I was getting bored with him so I told him I was very poor and I had nothing to offer him. Ladies, I beg you.....minute they ask for money, block him....block him... recruiter=697413584&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=share_petition Dearest grieving widows of all ages or gender; Please, please do not friend anyone you do not personally know on Facebook!!! If I had only known that those three little letters would lead me further down the road of hell! He was smooth and had me hooked within two weeks!!! He sent two beautiful cases of flowers with a beautifully poetic card attached. Suddenly after a few weeks on the Gulf he sent a frantic text telling me to urgently check out our Viber account!
But the point is: The money should be sent Western Union or Money Gram. They will give a seller your shipping address and ask to re-ship it to them (re-shipping scam).
Romance scammers are in this for one purpose only . Because of the easy money made from victims, scammers are well-to-do respected business men/women who quit their "normal" day jobs. They have a script to follow, just like telemarketers. When they are gone from the computers for any amount of time they are either looking up information in order to answer you or are consulting with a more experienced member of their "team".
Internet cafes are shut down to normal business so scammers can do "their jobs". Most households in West Africa and other third world countries cannot afford them nor can they afford the cost of a monthly connection. They take time to respond to you because they are talking to other people.
The male victims, who think they're talking to a real beauty, may in fact be talking to a male as young as 13 years old.The pictures are stolen from various sites and previous victims. Recently scammers have been using previous victims' photos from dating and social networking sites. All services, all hotel rooms, and all hospital services must be paid for in advance.The norm in Nigerian culture is to call a family meeting when a problem occurs. They do not get on the internet, pick a stranger off a dating site, fall in love within a few days and immediately ask for money. There is NO treasures and gold, just you, your wallet and a scammer. it doesn’t work like that in the real army), or want to buy some special satellite phones to be able to talk to you (another nonsense, the civilians don’t pay for the army satellite phones! Yet another twist with some military scams: they are in Iraq or Afghanistan, and need your help in smuggling in the country gold, money, Saddam’s treasures, etc.. But to receive the treasures you will have to pay fee to customs, lawyers or any other fee associated with it.