SCARS|RSN™ Guides

Guide To Scam Victim Selfishness: The Common Behavior That Leads To Romance Scams

SCARS|RSN™ Guide To Scam Victim Selfishness: The Common Behavior That Leads To Romance Scams This Article Is Going To Look At An Unpleasant Component Of The Scam Victim'S Behavior During And After The Scam This is not intended to be an attack on you or to make you feel bad about yourself, but rather to get you thinking about what happened and your own behavior during the scam and afterward. Remember that you were manipulated [...]

Gaslighting – Destroying A Victim’s Sense Of Reality – A SCARS|RSN™ Guide

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: Gaslighting - Destroying A Victim's Sense Of Reality gas·light ˈɡaslīt verb gerund or present participle: Gaslighting manipulate (someone) by psychological means into questioning their own sanity or reality. "in the first episode, Karen Valentine is being gaslighted by her husband" Gaslighting Introduction Gaslighting is the systematic process of attempting to erode another person’s reality by consistently telling them that what they are experiencing is not true! And the gradual giving up on their reality; or [...]

RSN™ Guide: Scam Victim Mindsets

SCARS™ Scam Analytics: Scam Victim Mindsets What Do Victims Believe And Their Mindsets! As the result of a year-long victimization study by the Society of Citizens Against Romance Scams Inc. [SCARS] - SCARS has been able to identify the primary Scam Victim Mindset Profiles and how they relate to the victim’s response after the scam. A total of 16,000 victims were sampled in this analysis over 2017 and 2018 by the SCARS Analytics Department. SCARS [...]

RSN™ Guide: How Police Decide What Is Worth Investigating?

RSN™ Guide: How Police Decide What Is Worth Investigating? The challenge Police face with scams: As any scam victim knows, the local police (or even national police) are very reluctant to get involved. Some local police don’t even want to take a police report (though they will take “informational reports” if a victim insists). There is a reason for this and it involves a Law Enforcement process known as “Solvability.” When a police report is [...]

RSN™ Guide: Why Reporting Matters?

RSN™ Guide: Why Reporting Matters? Most People Do Not Report Scammers We know that 95% of you who will read this will not report your scammer to law enforcement or any credible entity That is truly sad! As citizens, each of us have a duty to report crimes. Yet when it comes to scammers most victims remain silent. There are so many excuses: The police are mean The police do nothing about it anyway I [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: United States Military & Social Media

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: United States Military & Social Media To Identify Fakes And Scammers You Need To Be Able To Recognize And Understand The Real Military Military Scammer / Fake Soldier Urban Legends So much of the information is spread around about scammers and fake military that is nothing but an urban legend. False information, misinterpretation, or rumors spread like lice in a preschool. This article will help to clear up many of these preconceptions [...]

SCARS|RSN™ GUIDE: TO SEXTORTION

SCARS|RSN™ GUIDE: TO SEXTORTION This Guide Is Intended For Teens, Young Adults, and Adults What Is Sextortion? Sextortion is a form of sexual exploitation that employs non-physical forms of coercion to extort sexual favors from the victim. Sextortion refers to the broad category of sexual exploitation in which abuse of power is the means of coercion, as well as to the category of sexual exploitation in which threatened release of sexual images or information is [...]

RSN™ Guide: To Being A Victim

The RSN Guide To Being A Victim This Is One Of Those Things That No One Will Tell You To Your Face! Every day we are contacted by hundreds of victims - sometimes more than a thousand. We deal with people during one of the worst times in their lives. They have been violated and abused, and now they need help. We get it. We know - because our team have been victims too. We [...]

RSN™ Guide: Saving Scammers’ Current Victims

Saving Scammers' Current Victims It Starts With You! Victims are everywhere! Scammers are everywhere! When you find a scammer profile you will see people commenting or friending that profile. These are men or women who are believing that the face in the photo is real. These are either already victims (and may just not know it yet) or are just waiting to be scammed. You can do something about this! It is very simple! It [...]

RSN™ Guide: Scam Baiting Is A Waste Of Time

Why Do People Scam Bait? Let's start with the basic problem. Victims want to regain control. When a person is scammed, especially a romance scam, they lose control. The scammer was in control and when the victim realizes this it is a profound shock. Every Victim Will Feel Betrayed & Powerless! Naturally, the victim wants to assert some control over their life and potentially over the scammers by taking action. Any action! This manifests itself [...]

RSN™ Guide: Friend & Family Interventions

RSN Guide For Relatives Of Scam Victims In Total Denial Why Do Some People Refuse To Get It? INTRODUCTION This guide is intended for family members of scam victims that are in denial and refuse to accept that they are being scammed. This is NOT for scam victims themselves. NOTE: This is intended for educational purposes only We are not offering a medical diagnosis or offering health care or legal advice in this article. Such individuals [...]

RSN™ Guide: U.S. Military In Africa

RSN™ Guide: The Truth About The U.S. Military In Africa There are many incompetent anti-scam groups that claim there are no United States Military forces in Africa. The fact is that the United States has military forces in many countries. The details are not always publicized. U.S. Forces are in central, western, eastern, Saharan and Sub-Saharan Africa. However, NO member of the military is going to contact a stranger on Facebook. Not only is it prohibited [...]

RSN™ Guide: Scammer’s Guide From A Scammer

HOW TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL YAHOO BOY "SECRET" A Guide written by scammers for scammers! [EDITOR'S NOTE: WE PRESENT THIS SO THAT VICTIMS AND AUTHORITIES CAN BETTER UNDERSTAND THE WAYS THAT SCAMMERS WORK] EXTRACTED FROM A WEBSITE BY ODUBANJO AYOMIDE IT HAS BEEN EXTRACTED FOR EVIDENCE SINCE THIS REPRESENTS INCITEMENT OF A CRIMINAL ACTIVITY AND POSSIBLE CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY. Many students in Nigerian colleges fiddle with web misrepresentation. Nicknamed "hurray yippee" after the global [...]

RSN™ Guide: Victim’s Guide For How To Report Scammers On Facebook

What Is The Best Way To Report Fake Profiles On Facebook A VICTIM'S GUIDE TO HOW TO REPORT SCAMMERS WHAT IS THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY TO REPORT SCAMMERS ON FACEBOOK? The most effective solution is a combination of intelligent and productive actions: 1) First report all scammers on the SCARS website www.AnyScam.com - this displays them on over 800 locations on the web and in social media - plus [...]

RSN Steps™ – Scam Victim Free Self-Help Recovery Program

The RSN Steps™ - Scam Victim Free Self-Help Recovery Program Copyright © 2016-2018 Society of Citizens Against Romance Scams Inc. A Free 8 Step Program For Self-Help Recovery From Online Fraud The SCARS™ / Romance Scams Now™ Road Map To Self-Recovery For Scam Victims. Note: This is not a medically approved program, but an emotional support program intended for educational purposes only. Please read the disclaimer at the end. This program was designed by the [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: Nigerian 419 Money Scams

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: Nigerian 419 Money Scams Surprising Facts You Should Know While Nigerian 419 Scams are not really Romance Scams, they go together, because many times a romantic or dating scam contact ultimately turns into another type of money scam Nigerian 419 Scams are some of the most common scams online, and millions of gullible people have become victims of these scams. Even today, though awareness levels have increased people continue to fall victims to different [...]

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