And probably soon (how can one not believe in his own lucky star?! And quite soon an interested person from America, Canada, Britain or any other country finds out that a ukrainian girl named Elena has always dreamt about him in some russian nook. Right becomes sure that it is love sent him by God.The criminals operate both on Danish dating websites as well as on International websites and we often hear that they use up to 2-3 months of correspondence or even longer to gain the trust from the victims.Scammers often use falsified documents such as a fake photos, fake passport, fake visas, fake flight tickets and falsified official documents to cheat their victims.Once the money has been received, the relationship is usually terminated and any chance of recovering the funds is highly unlikely.The scammers often make use of what appear to be Australian Government email addresses to send fraudulent emails to the Australian party, informing them that the friend or prospective marriage partner has been granted a visa to visit Australia to further the relationship.
We therefore highly recommend anyone who is involved in Internet dating to be extremely cautious and not to transfer any money to such foreign accounts as well as to read more information below and follow our links.Part of the scam is usually based on the myth that the Russian woman needs to carry an amount of money through the customs that corresponds to what is needed as financial means of support when applying for a visa.They use this confusion among other "sweet stories" to trick their victims into transferring them money.These large-scale, well-organised scams typically result from connections made through internet dating schemes or chat rooms.
Once a virtual relationship develops, the Australian citizen is asked by their friend or prospective marriage partner to send money to enable travel to Australia.
It's pretty easy to tell: They send the same message over and over, often with the same link.