Dating sites of scammers
There are also military scams (for God Sake, there are NO American Generals browsing dating sites and NO military man will EVER ask you for money.Then there is a recovery scam - a scammer recontacting you pretending to be FBI, EFCC or any other authority, telling he can help you recover your money... And finaly there is a "stuck parcel" scam, when they supposedly sent you goods/gifts, but they got stuck somewhere on the way (for example, on the customs) and you have to pay to "customs" or some bogus shipping company to get them.He didn’t ask her for money, so there was no reason for a red flag to go up about being financially gouged. There was, instead, a suitcase containing what she thought was a thick contract with lots of trade secrets in it. It actually contained three bags of cocaine sewn into the lining.Customs agents found the drugs at the airport, and she wound up spending the next 2.5 years in prison.There is also a re-shipping scam, when they will ask you to re-ship goods for them.
If you cash them or deposit them into your account, Money Orders or checks will come back after few weeks as fraudulent and you will be responsible for paying back the money to the bank and sometimes even charged for passing counterfeit instrument.
usually involves this scheme: the scammers upload fake attractive photos, in most cases of white people.
They pretend to be the foreign specialists working in Nigeria or Ghana (usually originally from US and UK, but it may also be Canada, Australia or any other European country).
They will send you the Money Orders or checks and ask you to deposit them into your bank account and then wire the money to them via Western Union.
Usually they say to keep some money for your trouble.All types of scams are described in details on Romancescam.