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(Click here for earlier reports on this scam.) Don't move any further until you read The Complete, No-Nonsense ANTI-SCAM GUIDE For Internet Dating.Too many men were caught up in a scam and lost great deal of money - want to be one of them?Ensure your safety and peace of mind - read the ANTI-SCAM GUIDE.All old stories (more than a few months old) are compiled together as alphabetical archive, and now include photos of women-scammers and links to related articles.Sh'reen Morrison had been on an online dating site for only a few weeks before she realized that something was seriously wrong with the man who had been actively pursuing her by text message and email.They'd hit it off right away, and he said he lived just outside of Phoenix, which seemed relatively proximate to a woman in remote Yuma, Ariz. First, he was traveling through India with his daughter.New additions/updates are added separately, and are accessible from this page.
Arthouse/Rug Sale Scam: A young “art student" will approach a visitor (often at large tourist sites) and ask if s/he likes artwork created by local students.By then, Morrison knew she was dealing with a scammer."The story was getting more and more bizarre," she says.Another person approaches and claims the wallet belongs to him, then accuses the tourist of trying to steal it.The two scammers then either threaten to call the police unless the tourist pays them not to get the police involved, or they ask to see the visitor’s money to prove s/he didn’t steal theirs.