Did you know the word "scam" is understood in ex Soviet Union countries as specifically meaning swindling money using online dating.
In the end the foreigner learns that his beautiful Elena turned out to be a bearded Boris, but most likely the ill-starred foreigner will blame heartless Russian women for everything.
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.
Sometimes such messages appear in your inbox out of nowhere, even if you do not have a profile on any online dating site.
Several documents on internet fraud, dating scam, inheritance scam and other types of scam existing in Ghana are listed.
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Another type of scam that is trending in the list of Ghana scam is the "job scam".
In the Ghana job scam, fraudsters approach the victims offering a job that perfectly suits their profile.
Got a question about a product or an account from a big-name online retailer that makes you want to speak directly to their customer service representative? Some are run by scammers out to hijack your credit card number or install malware on your computer.
But the FTC warns consumers that it’s a mistake to assume that all toll-free numbers that pop up in a search are legitimate customer service lines.