(full story) 12/15/2017 There are different scam scenarios. Scammer tries to keep up a regular correspondence, but all letters you receive contain only general content and there is no concrete information in them. You receive a photo of a potential date and the photo doesn't match up (e.g.
The online conversations with this woman, who said she was from Nigeria, were comforting, a distraction from combat.
Dating site scams: What are they and who are the scammers?
A quick search of the internet will pull up any number of reports of individuals who have been separated from their money by “women” they have met online or through genuine dating sites.
But after three or four months, Hallenbeck, 47, said he realized she was lying to him.
“I was helping her out with her tuition and I got scammed,” he said.