Disclaimer regarding pictures posted on the board: please understand that you are NOT looking at the pictures of people who are actually scamming you.The people portrayed on these photos are innocent men and women, NOT involved in scamming in any way and have nothing to do with scammers.
The possible reasons for the money transfer can vary, from payment for email or buying ticket to visit You, to renting apartments for your future visit or paying for urgent operation for "her child".
Usually you will be asked to transfer some amount via Western Union - the organization that provides cash transfers to any country in the world and money can be picked up immediately.
They are people dying to cash in on men's feelings. Well, the truth is he really does NOT want to meet someone like that. How would you react to that kind of heart-rending letter?
Such a request should immediately put a man on his guard. He sure is convinced this woman is completely innocent. After all, he wants to meet her just as badly, doesn't he?
The scammer talks a lot about honesty and trust in less than 5 minutes.
“I am looking for someone honest and truthful to chat and see how it goes. I am very honest and truthful and I want someone the same.” The money will be wired transferred from western union or money gram by you to him.He/they may rent apartments, mobile phones and postal boxes solely for the aim of scams, as well as use innocent people to receive money transfers, giving them a false reason why they cannot receive the transfer themselves (lost passport, he already received too many transfers that can cause tax problems, etc).The innocent person usually does not know anything about the real situation, and also may not know the scammer well (i.e. The scammer may give -50 to the receiver for her troubles, saying that the money came from his business partner or a relative.You are eager to find things you have despaired of finding in your own country. The 50 dollars she needs would not hurt your budget, would it? My mom's dying of cancer (stomach ulcer/brain tumor - you name it! A girl might ask a man to pay a non-existent monthly fee of at her agency.You seek beauty, love, understanding, and appreciation. You might or might not be taken aback by that request. Just as everywhere else this mysterious world of foreign brides is full of its own dangers. She might tell you she needs money to pay an interpreter to translate her letters to you. She will NEVER accept any money from you until you have actually met, and your relationship has turned into something real. A scammer will of course claim she does not care about money, but we all know actions speak louder than words. Online Dating sites have been so popular for so long.