It makes you perfect prey for scammers looking to hook you into their scams. They Live Outside The US These men will often say they live in metropolitan cities in the US but their work takes them elsewhere in the world. and, of course, to wait for him because he can't wait to meet you. Scamming Women Is Their Job Most of these men are from developing countries. Men there who are willing to con you have learned that in a couple of hours a day, they can easily communicate with women in the US, find their weak spots and make a fortune. They give themselves romantic names like Valentino and Antonio.
They speak with British accents, something American women easily fall for. They will send you pictures of themselves and they're usually drop dead gorgeous. They are often shots of handsome models posing in hats, sunglasses, holding products like beer or wine standing in front of tall buildings in urban landscapes, or posing by expensive cars. What They Talk About As you chat for hours every day, scammers will find your weak spots.
However, there is an element that uses such sites with the intent of taking advantage of people who are perhaps vulnerable emotionally.
At this time of year, those who are looking for love can feel alone, but it’s important to remain vigilant when using dating sites.
While people of all ages are at risk of being hit by con artists who scout for victims via online dating sites, social media and chat rooms, the FBI says the most common targets actually are women over 40 who are divorced, widowed, or disabled.