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THE RECOVERY SCAM

Another Type Of Scam: THE RECOVERY SCAMThere are people contacting victims and offering to help them recover their money as a service.This is commonly known as THE RECOVERY SCAM!Money sent to Africa is lost and can never be recovered. Even if the scammer is arrested, their property is usually seized​ by the local police or [...]

Why Are Men Scammed?

Why Do Men Become Victims Of Scammers?Men have several weaknesses that are hard-wired into them.These are good characteristics, but scammers use them to exploit men. Women also have exploitable characteristics, just different, but right now we are talking about men.Men have a tendency to be focused on appearance as there first point of connection. Scammers [...]

Did You Know? The Business Of Dating & Scams

The Business Of Dating & ScamsAS VALENTINES DAY 2016 APPROACHESSPOKEO REVEALS 71% OF AMERICANS ARE WILLING TO RESEARCH THEIR DATES OR POTENTIAL DATES TO FEEL SAFER71% of Americans are willing to do their research to feel safer about someone they are in a relationship with, or considering a relationship with.The numbers are pretty similar for [...]

COMMENTARY – ABOUT SCAM REPORTS

A Comment About ReportingFrom the Romance Scams Now TeamAs we have said many times, you have to be thorough and meticulous in the information that you report. Report everything you can get, and if you don't have much, keep the scammer engaged until you have everything possible: recipient's names, phone numbers, emails, address, everything you [...]

By | 2016-11-03T14:34:44+00:00 February 6th, 2016|About Online Dating, ANTI-SCAM TIP|

Online dating website users ‘conned out of millions’

Online dating website users conned out of millionsFrom the BBC 28 October 2015Online dating fraudsters conned victims out of more than £33m in the last year, the UK's national fraud centre says.Action Fraud said 3,543 people reported falling victim to dating scams in 2014-15. It said dating sites "very rarely" vet members to prevent fraud.Commander [...]

A New Trick

Scammers Keep Testing New TechniquesDon't be fooled!The latest trick of the South Asian and African scammers is pretending to be the actual porn stars that they are using.  Of course these porn and webcam girls do not live in Ghana or Nigeria or Indonesia. The scammers are trying this approach to confuse their victims. But [...]

By | 2016-11-03T14:35:38+00:00 September 25th, 2015|Anti-Scam Alert, ANTI-SCAM TIP|

Fake Webcam Footage Fools Online Daters into Falling for Scam Artists

According to the Better Business BureauScammers Can Easily Fake Web Cam VideosWhen it comes to scams, never believe what you see. In a new online dating con, scammers are using recorded webcam footage and stolen photos to disguise themselves as attractive American,  Canadian, or European singles.How the Scam Works:You meet someone through a dating website, [...]

By | 2016-11-03T14:35:48+00:00 August 20th, 2015|ANTI-SCAM TIP|

Romance Scams Editorial

New VisitorsPlease readFor those of you that are new followers - please readEvery minute we see visitors to our social media and website enraged against the person they see in the photos. We have had death threats made against webcam/porn girls, and much more.You HAVE TO UNDERSTAND that this is a large-scale international crime business. [...]

By | 2017-04-11T01:54:36+00:00 May 5th, 2015|ANTI-SCAM TIP|

Americans Lost US$781 Million To Nigerian Scammers!

African Scammers Have Partners In The U.S., Canada, and the U.K. AMERICAN VICTIMS OF NIGERIA’S INTERNET FRAUD SCAMS – PLANS A LAWSUIT Nigerians in the U.S. are engaged in scams as this story clearly details. Today we spoke with the author of the article below to confirm his experience, and explore the nature of the [...]

The Many Faces Of Blessing Marfo Of Ghana

Blessing MarfoAnother Many Faced Ghana Scammer Yet another example of Ghana Scammers using one name and many different stolen photos Blessing Marfo’s Many Faces Photo Gallery: […]

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Did You Know? The Business Of Dating & Scams

The Business Of Dating & Scams AS VALENTINES DAY APPROACHES SPOKEO REVEALS 71% OF AMERICANS ARE WILLING TO RESEARCH THEIR DATES OR POTENTIAL DATES TO FEEL SAFER 71% of Americans are willing to do their research to feel safer about someone they are in a relationship with, or considering a relationship with. The numbers are [...]

Valentine’s Day Card Scams 2015

Click To View Full Size - Valentine's Day Card Scams - Valentine's Day is the second largest holiday for giving greeting cards, second only to Christmas, and e-cards are being sent to loved ones more than ever. But when are e-cards safe to open, and how can you tell which links are safe and [...]

By | 2017-04-11T01:57:48+00:00 February 4th, 2015|ANTI-SCAM TIP, Dating Scammers & Romance Scams|

Do What The Scammers Do!

Do What The Scammers Do! Don't Give Out Your Real Email Address Anymore! Get "Dating" email address for FREE Give the scammers a throwaway email address and keep your real email safe. It's simple, easy, free, and instantaneous Just go to www.MAIL.com and look for the link at the top of the page to Get [...]

By | 2017-04-11T01:57:53+00:00 February 4th, 2015|ANTI-SCAM TIP|

How To Catch A Scammer! Use The Photos!

You Know Scammers Steal Photos Right? But did you know that there is hidden data in most photos? In almost all photos taken with digital cameras, there is something called "EXIF" or Meta Data embedded in the photo data file.  You can use this data to tell something about the photo. There are several FREE [...]

By | 2017-04-11T01:58:06+00:00 January 31st, 2015|ANTI-SCAM TIP, Learn About Online Dating Scams|