Nigerian women dating scams
In 2016, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation received reports of more than US 0 million being lost by victims of relationship scams.
Some romance scammers seek out a victim with an obscure fetish and will make the victim think that if they pay for the scammer's plane ticket, they will get to live out their sexual fantasy with the scammer.
This falsified passport was used in an actual internet romance scam.
Per their results, sensitive and less emotionally intelligent people are more likely to be vulnerable to online dating scams.
A young woman will contact a victim and tell them of their plight: not being able to remove the gold from their country as they are unable to pay the duty or marriage taxes.
The woman will be unable to inherit the fortune until she gets married, the marriage being a prerequisite of the father, uncle or grandfather's will.
The money and can be picked up anywhere in the world.
Some scammers may request Bitcoin as an alternative payment method.
Scammers prefer to use the images, names and profiles of soldiers as this usually inspires confidence, trust and admiration in their female victims.