Why do Nigerian Scammers Say They are from Nigeria?

Why do Nigerian Scammers Say They are from Nigeria?


Because People Are Dumb

The simple answer is that they know that if they sprinkle in a little truth, we will jump right in.  

So why bother presenting the following?

Because, for those who are victims of Dating Scams and similar frauds, understanding the methods and processes of the scammers can actually help you heal.  It can help demystify the process of how you were scammed, and you can learn that even though you are a victim, it was not totally your fault.  These are professionals, and have had the benefit of thousands of rehearsals to get it right – as stupid as they seem – there are still willing victims out there, and they are finding them every day.

So, know your enemy, and you can learn about yourself too.  In the process move past, and use what you have learned to fight back – help us Identify & Expose Scammers!

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