The victims were provided a link to a page on the website that claimed they were a “cheater.” Photos of the victims and their telephone numbers were also posted.
There was an option to view and buy the posted conversations for .
In most cases the victim will be requested to pay approximately 0 – 0 to obtain a certificate which claims to issued by local authorities.
Once money has been sent to the criminals, they will delete the fake profiles and cease all form of communication.
If you make sure you do it right it can be well worth your time but.
The most recent scam affecting online daters around the world involves the use of fake background checking websites created by criminals.
He may also send you checks to cash since he’s out of the country and can’t cash them himself, or he may ask you to forward him a package. You were targeted by criminals, probably based on personal information you uploaded on dating or social media sites.
The pictures you were sent were most likely phony lifted from other websites.
However, are you a little uncomfortable with the idea of Internet dating due to your safety?
Shortly after, the conversations became sexual in nature.
Later, victims received text messages, either containing their names, asking if it was them or containing a statement that indicated their names were posted on a particular website.
However, reports do not indicate that the information was ever removed.
Example of a scammer requesting a background check: “Its me [insert scammers name here] thanks for the message but, Can you get a verification id first hunnie so I would know that your not a stalker so we could exchange phone numbers?