Another source is in Lugansk and Donetsk (in spite of the war going over there, believe it or not! In most cases you can tell that the girl is a scammer just by looking at her profile. Most scammy profiles start with words "I the sociable girl", "I the cheerful girl", or whatever, with "am" omitted.), but those are usually easy to detect as they mostly use the modeling pictures, or just "too good to be true" type of pics. Or, if it says "To me of 25 years", or whatever age, but that weird phrase "to me of xx years" or "me of xx years". Believe my experience, each and every profile that started with this particular cliche and had this grammar mistake, later turned out to be a scam.A recent study indicates that up to 10 percent of Americans use online dating websites or mobile applications.As the number of people looking to meet new people online grows, so does the opportunity for fraud.
That scares me.’ But in Nigeria, tragedy struck – her lover explained that he and his son were mugged and badly injured, and his bank did not have a branch in Africa.He made desperate, emotional pleas to her for help, and in total she sent him thousands of euros to pay the medical bills.It was then that she realised something wasn’t right – and after a few weeks of no communication, he confessed that he was a 24-year-old scammer.A woman has spoken out about how her online relationship with a Nigerian scammer became an unlikely friendship.Maria Grette, who is Swedish, even paid for the young man to study at college in the US, and has since worked with African artists to help young people.Five years ago, an Austrian woman decided to give online dating a try.