Scams dating stella adams nigeria
This is the one scam you are almost certain to come across if you do online dating for any length of time, sorry to say.
This scam is also known as AFF or Advanced Fee Fraud, and it comes in many shapes and sizes.
They pretend to be the foreign specialists working in Nigeria or Ghana (usually originally from US and UK, but it may also be Canada, Australia or any other European country).
Recently there are also Nigerian scams originating from Malaysia, China, India, Turkey, Spain, Cyprus, Egypt, as that's where Nigerians are located since they can easily get to these countries without visas or on the student visas.
Men are usually widowed engineers, building contractors, military, vet doctors, surgeons or antique dealers.
Women are usually nurses, models, charity or UNICEF workers or antique dealers.
You can go through our scam baiting tips, it is just amazing way to deal with the spammer or scammer.
Nigerian scam comes in many forms: 419 scam, when they offer to transfer millions of dollars into your bank account, or lottery scam, when they tell you that you've won something in some bogus lottery.
Money that was over-invoiced, or left in a will unclaimed.
Usually they say to keep some money for your trouble.
Named after a now-defunct Nigerian law the 419 scam is a classic amongst online dating scams.
*also under dating scams* BEWARE OF DATING SITE SCAMS.
There are a lot of false profiles out on the dating sites.