Internet dating scams involving a person that suddenly dies
We have managed to move funds belonging to some demised persons who were attacked and killed through these attacks. We want to move this money to you, so that you can help keep our share for us until when we shall come over to meet you. After three conversations he is declaring his love for me and lots of hogwash. Dear: Sir I am sorry to encroach into your privacy in this manner, I found you listed in the Trade Center Chambers of Commerce directory here in Iraq, I find it pleasurable to offer you my partnership in business.
I only pray at this time that your address is still valid.
A “catfish” is a person who creates a false online identity in the hopes of luring people into romantic relationships.
Nev Schulman starred in the 2010 documentary, Catfish, about being drawn in by a woman online claiming to be someone she wasn’t.
If the person you are talking to says they are a model, but also has another amazing career, he or she may be too good to be true. Also, it’s easy enough for a scam artist to access model photos online and post as their own. If a person’s profile has fewer than 100 friends, and more specifically, if there are photos of the person with other people but the other people aren’t tagged, be cautious.