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Roses Are Red, Romance Scammers Make You Blue

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Well he won my heart and prayed for my sick children, and cleaned out my financial life. Suppose to be such a Godly Good Man but, still needs money to get off the rig, etc, etc, but, I'm broke and that wont change. Very good at what he does, very romantic, handsome picture, two children, from Denmark, really uses the spiritual on my life. I Have always been very logical minded and hard working but he caught me where I was low and hurting and alone and he won. Ladies, please take it from me. If they need money then they don't love you and they sure aren't going to be here for you even though they swear they will to help you through your difficult life and pay it all back.

Anyone else been contacted by this man? Says his name is Frank Morgan and is a widow with a son being cared for by a teacher. Contacted me on Facebook messenger then quickly asked me to change to Google hangouts.

I am sure he is messaging other people as he often appears online but not talking to me despite saying I am the only one. Says he is a private contractor in the oil industry and is doing a high paying contract on a rig for Exxon Mobil. Has a problem with his bank account and urgently needs funds to buy tools to enable him to finish his contract and get paid. This gal carizza blameseur senoc from zambales is a romance scammer.

She said she was former ms. Earth and IT with special kid brother and needs money to apply as flight attendant. Filipina gold digger. His real name us Andrea Zanchini and in real life he is a famous Italian model. I was scsmned by someone using his photos also. He is very popular with the Nigerian love scammers as I had 3 different names try and scam me with his photo. He us a good guy but can do nothing to keep these people from using photos.

If you follow him on IG or Facebook you will see many if his modeling photos and videos. Anyone know Frank James? Friended me through Facebook. Typical scammers, asked for phone, then iTunes cards to keep in contact. BP not even worth that.

Bei mir nennt er sich Franck Jorge und kommt aus Toulon. Ist jetzt angeblich in Burkina Faso und seine Mutter ist dort schwer krank. Bei mur kam die Geldfrage schon.

He since claimed to have been flown from SA, to Mexico. He was then abruptly flown to the West of Africa in Nigeria. He is claiming 2 b desperate 2 leave Nigeria and wants money for leave form. He 1st requested money 4 an iPhone he claimed 2 have broken.

Hes now sulking n claiming to be stuck in Nigeria.

He says he has a son. Parents deceased n has only 1 brother who takes care of his son bcoz his ex girlfriend, mother 2 the son fell pregnant 4 another man. Fake name Dylan Williams. I found the real person whose picture he had stolen and informed him. The fake FB profile is now deleted. The actual person has converted his install account to private now. The photo no. He is using name as dr joseph mark joss. Now on email…. This one goes by many names. Although the picture is of a real US Army Soldier.

Some names used:. March he goes by Frank Rico. He writes asking for itune cards and phones and bank accounts to be opened for money from the states to be sent to him. His email address: frankrico He goes under Jordan Nickels. Getting out of us marine in Dec. Has a daughter. Apparently he he has malaria.

He uses the name Rico uther Robinson I blocked when he asked for money to help him save his bussnes. Damian Greg on Instagram.

The scammer revealed his identity as a 31 year old Nigerian named Kelvin. He claimed Damian is a crude oil ship employee, a widower, father of two. If anyone recognizes the face in the picture please contact me. Does anyone know this guy his name is Nathan age 35? He joined Marine Corp 13yrs ago training in Nigeria now. He only wants to text but never video chat. My scammer used this picture for his profile on Tinder. Called himself Steve Matt Denzler.

Said he was half swiss half American living in Houston. Fronting as an engineer at Arnold Oil Company. Funnily enough when I tried to let the real guy know he blocked me thinking I was a scammer! One of the really convincing things the scammer did was have a Skype call.

Turns out he used a video that the real guy had posted and uploaded it using Manycam. Can hear and see them clearly. I did confront my scammer and he actually confessed that he was Nigerian and had fallen in love with me and wanted to know if there was any chance.

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He video called me to prove his love. I obviously blocked him. Has anyone seen this man on match. He claims to be an un orthopedic surgeon who is doing the last 3 weeks of his contract in the yeman. Does anyone know this man? He found me on fb then moved to hangouts talked for weeks.

I report a scammer who was dating me over Whatsapp for nearly two and a half years. I found a letter of another woman he was scamming too. I attach some of the photos. He disappeared after I loss R50, Very convincing.

Met him on Instagram philippenavalemail philippecos07 gmail. Another Tinder scammer. Does anybody saw him before?

He said he is a military doctor in Syria. I can t believe that sime people are so bad to do this…. Said his name is Mason. We matched on tinder he askes for my number when given he left or just unmatched and contacted me through Whatsapp. He now said his name is Rolland. I questioned that he said full name Rolland mason. Lives in Richmond bc. But working on 2 projects and is in Indonesia. What about this guy.

Anybody knows him. Found out that he has got almost 40 fb account. Almost all his friends are elderly woman and mostly black girls from Nigeria ,I guess. Have asked me for some money while in Afghanistan. This woman or man is a romance scammer, asks to be a friend on facebook, her profile disappears after obtaining your email address and contact continues via google hangouts.

I did an image search on her using image.

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He calls him self Trevor. He also asked my aunt to get married. But still… he sounds so dodgy… he even send a pic of the package he is sending her. I can clearly see that waybill has been copied.

Please help so that I can talk sense into her. This man claims he is Antonio Gilbert surgeon working in Aleppo. Asking money for his son. Antonio Gilbert is actually Dr. Fernando Gomes Pinto and his face has been found at least a dozen aliases. He says all kinds of lies This person must be trapped and imprisoned.

Questo uomo si fa chiamare Patrick Guitare. Can you tell me more about his story? I have a good friend that seems pretty emotionally attached to a guy with the same pic, says he is a surgeon overseas, with a 10 yr old son in the states. This one under the name gabe. He has approached me as Dr Alex Daniel. He insisted Hangouts is the best chatting site. He has proclaimed his undying love for me. He told me he has no family.

When I screenshot this and sent it to him he quickly denied this saying someone was trying to hurt his reputation. Stay clear. The real Dr.

He has garnered over 1 million followers on Facebook and more thanfollowers on Instagram. Family Life He married and have four children. Hope this helps!!! I started talking to him on line when he ask me to download hangouts, I did. Shortly after he said he need a Well I kept stalling him. Two days later he said his money came in from working as a doctor in Yemen, could I open a International bank account.

To open the account I needed to fill out the form with all my personal information and send 2, I started researching the bank, emailed banks,found out there was no such bank.

To me he was known as Dr. James Alexander. This man also contacted me on Facebook and pretended to be a surgeon for the military he said he was from California and his son went to a military school while he was away he tried to get me to send him money for his son I talked to him for about 2 weeks he could never FaceTime and I knew it was a scammer.

This man pretends to be a military man. He finds his victims on dating sites. A scanner named Jordan Walt. Uses Gmail, jordanwalt gmail. Asks for money. Anybody who asks you to switch from messenger to specifically WhatsApp is Also, always trust your instincts.

If you think someone is a scammer, they probably are. Especially on Facebook. Do need any randoms in my life. We are ALL better than that! Be safe! Hello can anyone tell me if this man is a scammer? I have seen this photo before I am sure that the person behind the photo is a scammer.

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The name being used on facebook is Dennis kishel Claimed to be a contractor. Lee Jack Martinez, Seargent and duty in Syria, his photos are stolen from a real soldier, I saw that he has called himself Frank Martinez, etc.

This scammer fuled me, and I have lost very much money. I am feeling a shame that the scammer fuled me for so long. He has a Facebook profil, with him and my self on.

"There are many romance scams out there, and the psychology of it is a co- conspirator was a widower working on an oil rig off the coast of. Oil Rig engineer for dating scam. by Anonymous (USA). Well he won my heart and prayed for my sick children, and cleaned out my financial life. Suppose to be . Tagged with: imposter, money transfer, online dating, scam He was coming to see me but his crude oil shipment wouldn't ship because he had to pay . He claims he in his 60s trapped in a motel from rig, he lies alot!.

He was contact on Facebook, and a gmailadress, wich is closed now, the other man or the same who took care off the so called shipment is called Derek Edwards — derek. Hola necesito informacion de esta persona dice ser ingeniero civil,lo conoci en badoo, estado mensajeando 7 meses y los primeros meses me dijo que tenia un grande trabajo a turquia y estaba viajando y despues me dijo que necesitaba dinero para su trabajo y que si le podia mandar,he buscado su google pero no sale nada, tiene facebook.

This man is a con man and scammer of Northampton UK. He conned us intotal USD This profile is fake there are several profiles on various dating sites. I know this person personally and all info and picture is fake. Fake profile on various dating sites Usernames: Dadddyshung, satisfier, slutslayer, dirty dillon, dadddy, txbadboy, jbaby This man called himself Mr George Thomas.

Told me that he was an engineer, building a bridge in Istanbul. He took a lot of money from me. I need to get him into custody. I have been in touch with this man for three years. Says he is an engineer on an oil rig. Alex Grisel James. I told him I could hardly afford to buy food, so, he told me to borrow it from the bank or a friend. I have had letters from her too, likely he sent them. Oh yes, I fell in love with him, even married him on line.

Fake marriage. I cannot believe I fell for all this. Most scammers have very believable stories. This man got more than money from me, he got my heart.

Says name is Harber Wolter. Was onto him about the 3rd message. Civil engineer, works overseas a lot, weird contact times. Anyone else come across this one? This man called himself Lennon Jones. Told me that he was marine engineer, widowed with very touching personal story… I was scameed for one and a half year …Please be aware he is very convincing. He is still active as FB account under this name. I just wanted to inform everyone on LinkedIn and other social media especially females that this person is a well know Dating Scammer.

Someone very close to me almost got taken, he is sweet heart of man he get you to fall in love with him and than sets you up to steal your information and ask you for money his name is Wesley Hallberg he probably has more than one profile. If you google his name and add dating scammers you will find all the terrible stuff this person has done to rip of his clients.

Wesley will tell you he wants to Marry you in one week period and you are the love of his life. LinkedIn is a professional network made to connect with other professionals around the world. I ask the LinkedIn staff to ensure that people like Wesley are removed from this site immediately especially when his profile is all over the internet as a Dating Scammer!!!

This person has a long history of destroying people lives. Kind regards Louis.

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Goes by Robert Smith. His Instagram is robertsmith First says he likes you and that he wants to have a serious relationship that leads to marriage. Then right from the start wants to know how much you make a year.

His written English is apalling. Swedish people have good English. I know a few swedish people. When on Instagram he asks to use Hangouts instead. He went rogue after I started asking questions about him, his son, college education which he claims to be from Berkeley and that he is an engineer.

Refuses to use any other social media or WhatsApp. He only messaged me last night but I realized his game from the beginning. You all take care. This man went by the name Mark Anderson. Late wife Mary Jane and daughter Sophie were killed in a car wreck in California 12 years ago, but has an 11 year old son Dylan by the same woman.

I declined. Anyone heard from Alexander Alastair? Has anyone been contacted by this guy? He says his name is Richard Mills Lynch. Im concerned for a friend of mine who has been sending him money. I sure he is scamming her. He says he is from detroit Lakes, minnesota. He says he has a daughter about 5. He has a facebook acct. He talked to me for about 2 months.

He kept promising me he was coming to see me but says work always came up. He would only chat at very certain times and then he would disappear. He said he was hurt by a ex because she was cheating on him and he would not trust anyone again, but I was special there was just something he fault was right. He never came out and said he wanted money but hinted to me. I asked if I could help and he said yes, I could send him a visa giftcard to his email address and he would get it to him and that He loved me so much and could not live without talking to me everyday.

He has many people in on this so women fall for what he says he posts himself on Internet dating penpal sites cleans these women out and leaves.

Her Instagram is AprilRhodes and her email is Aprilrhodes gmail.

Oil rig scam stories are often used by crooks on Facebook. They ask you to: chat off of the dating site immediately, using personal email, text, or phone - wire . Photos and names used by scammers in romance scams .. scammed me goes by the name is Philip Cormack says he is a contrator on a oil rig in the gulf off. Scammers' tricks to steal your heart and pretend to be an Oil Rig Engeneer. No Engineer is contacting women they do not know and ask for money.

Please look into this for me, also, how long will it take? Kind regards, Stefan. This person change her name and the platform. She creares profiles on Chinalovecupid with fake adress and without pic. Invite you to email her to send you some pictures. Then she tell you the story she is from Ghana and work there as beautician. She made the mistake and contacted me twice.

After first time she wanted money for her sick mom. And now she forget my face and try it again with the exact same story. Her favorite victims are chinses naives who love big breasts. Thats why she show them.

This person creates Profiles on chinalovecupid without pics. She send mails and offer pics via e-mail. Then she start to tell a story that she comes from Ghana and is professional beautician there. After a while she claim money for her sick mother. She makes the mistake and contacted me twice with the exact story after 2 years. Anyway I never send her money and nobody should do it.

Please be aware of this person. This man say he is Alex Ferdinand. Work as journalist and marine engineering supervisor.

Is he is scammer. This guy is also a love scam,called William Charles from England working with shell oil and owns a super market. This man found me on Facebook and is very charming. Speaks with an accent claims to be Polish. He claims to be living in Fulham England. Very knowledgeable and avid soccer fan, who supports Chelsea football club. Said he is a widower wife died four years ago with one teenage daughter.

Appears to be very religious and claims to be a Catholic who goes to church regularly. Professed to be in love very quickly and is very persuasive. Quickly asked to move to whatsapp to communicate as he claims that he is not on messenger frequently.

Tip off that should have warned me was the deletion of this Facebook account shortly after we got to communicating frequently. I lost a lot of money to him. Never actually saw his face and the photo is not of him, as I found out recently. Goes by the name Tomasz Antonio Igor, 56 years old.

Email address is tomaszigor22 gmail. This guy claims he is in the US military posted in Afghanistan and now Syria. Very good manipulator when I called him out on being a catfish.

Jakebran gmail. He uses the name Henry Williams but also uses Eddy Wills. He says he works on a cargo ship and is out at sea for months. He says he lives in the U. He is always asking for iTunes cards. He is a scammer.

Anyone who knows this guy? Calls himself Martial Lefieux. Has a presumed daughter of twelve who had a life expectation of three more years because of renal failure. Her bloodtype being AB- donors are hard to find. His daughter was operated on 29th December Transfer to a bigger hospital to save her life is needed, but he needs some extra cash.

And then he just hung up! This is Katie Martinez. I believe she is a real US army soldier. Someone has stolen her photos and is using them to scam people. The email they use is katiemartinez gmail. They claim to be deployed in aleppo Syria and claims to be a Sargent.

Claims to have been in the army 7 years. Bassel el Kantare is one scammer, tricker, swandler. He claims that he born in Canada with candian mom and swedish Father… In reality he is lebanese The reason for the email so They can send him home. He scammed me though he did not succeed pretended to send me gift as a cargo by airplane which i denied, and he was like if u dont want it i will take back and i said yes, from then its 2 weeks not talking, he doesnt reply.

Alex Leonard Alexander currently claiming to have a Ph. Current claim job is Aerospace engineer but have read other jobs have been used by this name and other photos.

Seems to think as long as the phone number he gives has an area code that works you should believe. Current photos used below. I also found these photos were used to scam women in other countries but they seem new to the U. Hi He is roman romance scammer … claims to live in Manchester United kingdom…project engineer manager at Toyota motors.

Duped for money for the gifts never sent by him. I knew this man by skype as Richard Arthur, engineer in a oil rig in Dubai…I lost all my money.

Same story: widower, a son named Morris, and many problems with money that he would have send to me very soon… This picture is fake, I was talking with nigerians, ganesi and arabs…My heart has been broken and my finances too.

Be careful women! This man call himself Mikel Emmanuel Gracia. Unfortunately I fell for his story. His photo was reported to Facebook and his account is cancelled now.

Said he worked for a company called TransIT solutions, his email gillybear outlook. Alguien conoce a este hombre? Es muy atractivo. I met David Jones on twoo dating site. He is a scammer big time. I have reported him on other scam sites. Wants iTunes cards to help his job. Has trouble with his bank account cause of virus from computer. He claims to be an american soldier in Kabul, and at some point he asked me to pick up a box that a diplimat would deliver, and that he had in a german company in a safety deposit box.

I would have to pay a fee to pick it up. I asked many questions. The website from the company existed, he said that the company was in management problems and suggested that the clients took off their possessions.

He is now calling himself Frederic Mercier. Very charming but started making lots of mistakes like using the address of a doctor who was called Frederic Mercier! I wonder if his next move would have been could he borrow some money!!!! I learnt a very costly lesson after being scammed in so I am always very cautious about anyone I meet on a dating site. He did this to me some months before. He has his own way to pretendbeing very kind and tenderso the woman feels sory for him.

His age is bout 30 years old. He lives in Tynisia. He declares single but i believe he lies. A stolen identity used on Fem app and Facebook. From Netherlands. The scammer would first to go on WhatsApp to chat. Then tried a was story about being alone and the only child to deceased parents in a plane accident.

Afterwards, asks for a small iTunes gift card. Then if you do, asks for more and then get you to do some money transfer. It is sickening and horrible. Talk to friends because my friend helped save me from continuing to believe these lies. He says he is doing work in Istanbul and his account had been frozen.

Claimed living in florida. I looked him up on background check online, and with organization for refugees aid; he is not real! It is his pictures but i think he is using alias, never wanted to have video call.

He said German-Hispanic, but sounds africa definitely. Dunno, but this guy is dedicated to instagram with pictures of him. Anyone know this guy?

And got mad and left hangouts. Currently using dating sites and targets retired, widowed women to get any money. He victimized my friend. He recently deleted his FB, but may have another profile with the same alias. Create an ISMG account now. Our website uses cookies. Cookies enable us to provide the best experience possible and help us understand how visitors use our website. By browsing bankinfosecurity. Sign In. Create an Account. Become A Premium Member.

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