Have you sold an item and are asked to accept a payment larger than the item amount? Well, put simply, you enter into a dialogue with scammers, simply to waste their time and resources.Whilst you are doing this, you will be helping to keep the scammers away from real potential victims and screwing around with the minds of deserving thieves.If you are looking for information, or believe you have been scammed – please talk to one of these services: SCAMwatch (Australian Competition & Consumer Commission) For information on scams, and to report a scam – head to https:// or call 1300 795 995 (Operates from 8.30am to 6.00 pm EST weekdays, except public holidays) 'Project Sunbird' WA Police and WAScam Net More information about romance fraud, including factsheets, and other people's experiences, go to: talk to a Project Sunbird officer, call 1300 30 40 54 and ask for Project Sunbird (This service is offered nationwide).Queensland Police Service For information on scams, and examples of fake documentation - Crime/scams/Nigerian_To report an advance fee fraud: Crime/scams/To talk to the QPS fraud squad, or to enquire about the Victims of Fraud support group call: (07) 3364 6622 (This service is offered nationwide).His squad actively disrupts scammers by identifying and contacting potential victims who are sending huge sums of money overseas. JENNY BROCKIE: And why was he saying he couldn't pay that money? BILL: When my wife passed away and my two children were grown, I found that society had changed and accepted those who were gay into society far than what they used to when I was a young person.He says often the victims they contact are shocked and don’t believe that they are being scammed. JENNY: First of all his money had been delayed and then because of the delay, the project had gone a bit south so he needed money to make up for the fact that things had gone wrong because he hadn't had the money in the first place. Tracee, you thought you'd met this man who you thought was an American Australian soldier through a dating website called Are You Interested? JENNY BROCKIE: Now after about five weeks he told you he'd found gold in Afghanistan? He said that he'd found 125 kilos of gold bullion and he had hidden it. I’d seen that that was my opportunity to live what rest of my life I had the way that I was intended and it was only a short time that the, my posting had been done that I got this reply which came from a US army sergeant in, in the Middle East.It doesn't matter if you are new to this sport or a hardened veteran; if you are wasting the time of a scammer, or frustrating them in any way well that's good enough for us, and we would welcome you to join with our now very large community.
Many Online Dating Scammers operating from West African countries Ivory Coast, Ghana and Senegal. The Nigerian government is fighting hard against fraud, because it destroyed the reputation of the whole African business.
Five years ago, an Austrian woman decided to give online dating a try.
(She asked that I only use her internet handle, Firefly, for reasons that will soon become clear.) It had been about a year since Firefly got divorced.
The vast number of Dating Scammers are just uneducated fools.
They are unable to hold on a sophisticated communication.