I showed him a copy of his ip trace.said I would die - be killed. He never asked for money, I thought I was always a step ahead of him. Does not do the silly poems but normal conversation and also he fell in love. I am waiting for him to ask for money as I have read previous letters. I will not send money to him if he asks thanks to this site Hi ladies! We changed all the conversation from the dating site to FB. The same is true if it sounds and seems too good to be true it isn't.
"I left my heart out there, and this guy took advantage of it," the 51-year old Best said.
In 2011, the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center received 5,600 complaints from victims of so-called "romance scammers" -- criminals who scan online dating sites, chat rooms and social networking sites for potential victims.
She filled out a questionnaire and carefully crafted her profile.
It would have been easy to burnish the truth, but she presented herself honestly, from her age (57) and hobbies ("dancing, rock collecting") to her financial status ("self sufficient").
Why can't theses folks put a little genuine effort into the site and guys and gals might actually enjoy and pay often. As soon as I took out the subscription and replied to some of the emails the profiles disappeared or I did not receive a single reply.
I anticipate it will be difficult to unsubscribe so I'm also having a bit of fun playing with them using an anonymous IP so they can't trace me but its annoying.
In a typical con, the perpetrator will spend weeks or even months building up a romantic relationship with a victim through e-mails, texts or phone calls, before eventually asking for money.
And many of the scammers aren't even in the United States.
How else would we be so naïve and give everything we have and don't have to these Creatures. He was very upset that the law took the custody of his kids and her ex wife became the only parent having the whole custody. He says he's an oil rig engineer living in Long Beach, CA.