Scammers use the emergency scam approach, with variations, because it hits the victim in the heart.
It relies on your sympathy, and willingness to help a person in need.
There are countless variations, and the scammers are getting smarter and smarter. However, they ALWAYS show their stupidity in the end, because the one thing they don’t know is what it is really like to be from where they say they are. Institutional, or local knowledge can not be obtained online. You are either from a place or you are not. And you can always catch them in their stupid lies.
Here is a case study of a new variation from a person named Emily Jones on Badoo.com
Yes, you will notice that when African Scammers from Ghana and Nigeria steal photos, they like to use photos of Women in a Car!
We think this is because these are selfies and more natural. They are beginning to discover that the porn star posed studio photos are too perfect for their enlightened victims. Also, they think, in their minds at least, that these could only be Real Western Women (meaning trustworthy).
Here are examples of Scammer Photos in Cars, Planes, and Boats:
A Dating Scammer or Romance Scammer is someone who, in the simplest terms possible, lies on a dating website profile. Their motive is usually financial gain, but not always. We consider a dating scammer anyone who materially misleads another person with the potential to cause harm to that person. In other words: commits fraud!
Welcome To Our Romance Scammers Rogues Gallery. Romance Scams Are Corrupting Almost All Dating Websites Today. In Fact, On Some Dating And Romance Websites Almost 90% Of All Profiles Are Now Scammers From African Or From Behind The Former Iron Curtain. Scammers Are Usually Easy To Spot, But Some Are Adapting To Our Own Posts, So Always Watch For The Tell Tale Clues, And When In Doubt Don't Respond - If She Or He Looks Too Good To Be True, They Probably Are! Good Luck And Happy Hunting!
Please Note: we watermark the photos on our website stolen by scammers so that they cannot be used by other scammers - we also make a point of noting that these are not the images of the scammers themselves, but are the victims they stole the photos from. I you are the person pictured in any of the photos, you are welcome to contact us, but we think it is important that we continue to display the photos so other victims will know it is not you, and so they can recognize the photos and know they are being scammed.
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