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They often communicate with you for weeks and months so you think you are getting to know them better while it is actually all part of their master plan.

The standard scam story then starts to unfold as your online date suddenly has some sort of emergency in Nigeria or Ghana.

Just when you think your online relationship is going really well, your online partner will be faced with some sort of medical emergency.

Sometimes, the scams are long and stretched out with the scammers attempting to get as much money out of you as possible by cooking up a variety of medical complications.

Do not send money if you are in a similar situation because it is probably a scam.

The general storyline is she will want to come visit you but does not have enough money and will ask you to send her money to help pay for the plane ticket and/or visa.

Once you do send the money however, it is unlikely that the visit will ever actually materialize.

While the stories may vary slightly, the general plot then talks of a person (usually a corrupt government employee) who has come across a large sum of money and needs your assistance to get the funds out of the country.

The money could be cash, gold bullion, blood diamonds, gold dust, checks etc.

They do not ask for money to buy the ticket or even for visa expenses… However, there is usually a last minute glitch and they will request you to send them a large amount of money without which the trip will be impossible.

These scammers know immigration rules and regulations well and might even cite some sort of visa requirement as their reason for requesting money.

This is one of the most popular scams in online dating.

Nigeria and Ghana are notorious for their scammers and hence most people probably wouldn’t pursue a relationship with someone from one of these countries.

People on the pictures are not associated with scammers in any way, they are just victims of identity theft.

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