International dating scams in the uk

16 Feb

When Dave told his friends about his new girlfriend, they laughed and said: "mate, you're getting scammed" but Dave kept emailing and Aleksandra always knew the right thing to say to assuage his doubts.When the victim gets wise, the con artist gets scarce. But the increasing popularity of online dating gives them the perfect conditions to proliferate.There are no statistics saying just how common scammers are on dating sites."When he tried to call back, using the number she had emailed him, it was disconnected.Dave emailed her to say he was starting to doubt her story, which provoked a lengthy and impassioned response.

"The story was getting more and more bizarre," she says.