The Nigerian dating scams target the lonely and vulnerable.
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!
I enjoy the thrill of pulling these scumbags offline so they do not prey on other women. Said his name is Callum Morgan - From Austriala My poor friend met this creep on a site called Plenty of Fish. He said he was an under water welder and worked for BP . Fred Anthony / John Sonderman / Charles Doherty This (group) have been operating under the above 3 names (and probably others). Facebook Jason Duncan Nigerian Dating Scam Jason Duncan I met on Facebook. I was contacted by this guy the first note; Hello xxx I dont know where to begin, I'm so glad you wrote back! Christopher James aka [email protected] is currently "building a bridge in Nigeria". I feel i have a sixth sense about this Nigerian Scam I beleive this Nigerian scam started when the person I got in touch with was on an indian dating site claiming to be an engineer from Edinburgh, UK. Chris Anderson/AKA Many Other Names/Words With Friends Not rated yet I too was contacted on Words with Friends. After a few back and forth chats, he seemed nice enough so we become Facebook Friends. Mechanical engineer/ oil-rig scam Not rated yet Scam: Someone using the name ‘Barak Altan’ and using the photos of a very good looking man is in coffee meets bagel app. Tinder / Skype Dating Scam - James Lukas Not rated yet Matched with this guy on Tinder, started chatting on Skype - sob story about wife dying 3 years earlier from heart surgery - works on an oil rig - only …
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.They also tend to target middle-aged people looking for stable relationships.They are offering the chance of finding true love and happiness, and there are plenty of takers!However sooner or later, the vulnerable hearts receive requests that will ultimately lead to financial losses and heartbreak.