In fact, they're someone you could see yourself spending the rest of your life with.
A decent person with a good job or business in search of a good, honest partner to settle down with.
In February 2003, a scam victim from the Czech Republic shot and killed an official at the Nigerian embassy.
SCAM is any unsolicited, off-topic, nonpersonal email we receive, particularly recurring email advertising products or Websites in which we have never expressed an interest.
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.
The Nigerian Advance Fee Scheme (also known internationally as “4-1-9” fraud after the section of the Nigerian penal code which addresses fraud schemes) is generally targeted at small and medium sized businesses, as well as charities.A man calling himself "John" messaged her and through daily phone calls and messages on Facebook, he gained her trust.He spoke with what she thought was a British accent and his picture on Facebook portrayed a nice-looking man with graying hair and a beard.We explicitly include in this definition "e-newsletters" and other mailings to which person A can subscribe person B without B's knowledge.The Nigerian 419 scam is named after the 4-1-9 penal code, the 419 scam is an 'advance fee' scam.He's hunting through chat rooms, dating sites and social networking sites searching for victims, looking to cash in on romance.