After they groom their victim and earn their trust, they then start having them pick up and ship items to them that are usually bought with stolen credit card information.
They create an entire mini network of package sending through out their ring of victims to attempt to keep things as untraceable as possible.
There are multiple types of scams using fake profiles and they become more complex and advanced as efforts to combat them push forward. Fake profile pictures are usually easy to spot, but people with fake profiles are becoming more clever as time goes on.
Most fake profiles have one photo of an attractive person, but there are a lot that have moved on to the more average approach.
Other targets for dating scams and fake profiles are late middle aged women.
Usually someone who has gone through a divorce, lost a husband or has been single for a long time. These type of scammers usually will refuse to talk on the phone in most cases.
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Please notify us of any serious allergies so we can tell you which food(s) to avoid.They tend to target men with an enticing photo of a beautiful young woman and give a story of hardship.Needing money to return to the US or UK for example, or a story of a ill relative that needs money for medical help.Trying to make their fake profile seem as real as possible.With sites like Facebook for example, it is pretty easy to obtain a few lifelike images opposed to the airbrushed model photos that have often been used in the past. If you suspect the person you are speaking with is a con artist, research their screen name, email address and phone number.Fake profiles are common on free online dating sites and other social networks.