Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information. We respect your privacy. Office of the eSafety Commissioner. I've been getting messages from a man who says he's stationed in Norway but will be coming home to Kansas City in April. This is a moderated blog; we review all comments before they are posted. Unfortunately, online dating scams are all too common.
Faking it — scammers’ tricks to steal your heart and money
One way the scammers would allegedly persuade victims to send money with the Laura Cahill persona was to convince them that "Laura" wanted to travel from Paris to visit the victim, but her credit card was frozen.
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I hope someone can stop him. Don't use your He says he goes by the name 'Pride' and that he told her that he has scammed people in the past and is reformed and gave her some sob story about him losing his mom.