You might find their reasons actually check out and send them the money but in all likelihood, you have been scammed of your money.

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Sometimes, the scams are long and stretched out with the scammers attempting to get as much money out of you as possible by cooking up a variety of medical complications.

Do not send money if you are in a similar situation because it is probably a scam.

While the stories may vary slightly, the general plot then talks of a person (usually a corrupt government employee) who has come across a large sum of money and needs your assistance to get the funds out of the country.

The money could be cash, gold bullion, blood diamonds, gold dust, checks etc.

As many people are now catching on to this, many scammers are trying variations of the same scam.

Instead of asking you to send them money for their ticket, they will instead send you scanned copies of a ticket to convince you they are genuine and are really coming to visit you.

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The stories may range from a businessman having an accident while in Nigeria for work to a helpless woman being stranded in Ghana; from asking for charity donations for Africa to a family member having a brain hemorrhage while in Africa.

At the end of the day they all have the same basic plot – there is an emergency and won’t you please send them some money?

This is one of the most popular scams in online dating.