Next time when you use an online dating service, I hope you would be able to judge by yourself the credibility of profiles and messages.

Dating Scam Profile examples Profile #1I am emotional and passionate, open and kind, very serious about life. I am a good hostess, kind and communicable person, with good sense of humor, but have serious attitude to life, very vulnerable, also I am reliable, responsible and careful.

Step #7: The scammer keeps asking for money until the victim can't afford or the fraud is perceived.

Note that the scammers steal attractive photos from other websites, so these photos have nothing to do with these scammers.

I love diversity and I enjoy people that are down to earth. I am not a partier and would prefer to be with someone who, while he enjoys a good time, doesn't necessarily want to burn the candle at both ends. I love to wake up, read the paper, go for a walk and start my day on a high note. Most of all, I want to meet someone who is not afraid of love, commitment and my free spirit.

he most be attractive, sensitive and possesses integrity, warmth, and an earthiness that draws me in. He must enjoy travel and if he doesn't , well its okay by me because I enjoy traveling , I have been so many country, the arts, and be well-educated or at least intelligent.

I hope to meet with the man of my dreams - very cheerful, generous, tender, kind and at the same moment strong and purposeful. I am definitely ready to meet Him, the man I am meant to grow old with.

I want to meet a man, who will be the only one for the whole life, who will love me. Profile #2I don't like fake people, drugs, or couch potatoes. I think about him What is most important to me is to be with someone who enjoys my company, has a tremendous amount of warmth, integrity and loyalty with honesty and great affection. I am looking for someone who possesses personal style and takes care of himself physically and emotionally but but best I can take care of him better that he may think he do .

I do not use make up, I always prefer natural beauty. In the future I would like to have 2 children (a boy and a girl). I like positive people and I try to surround myself with people who have an open mind Profile #3I am an open, loving, and romantic woman who enjoys reading, listening to music, and watching films. I have a sense of humor which is a little left of center.

i am looking for a real man, a real gentleman who knows how to treat a real lady like me, who is not afraid to have a beautiful young wife close to him and who will appreciate such kinds as loyalty and will be ready to give it in return. I 'll admit that I have a tiny bit of baggage, but it's more carry-on than check-in.

This is collectively called Nigerian Romance Scams - one of the various forms of Nigerian scams.