One minute, he is in Afghanistan and the next minute he is in Africa.I have to send him money from time to time so that he can stay in constant communication with me, but that’s OK because I understand that he cannot have access to his money because he is constantly on the go. Military members can access their money from overseas.Usually, these scammers develop fake contacts, using easily obtained pictures from real U. This scam has become so popular; there are now online support groups to aid victims in dealing with the emotional and monetary losses incurred with their experience.Not only does this hurt the victim, but it damages the reputation of the United States Military member. Even so, a military member legitimately looking for Mr. Right on the internet, is now up for a lot of investigation into, "Are You Real?Block their emails, their Facebook posts, their texts, their phone calls. Mark your involvement with a scammer as a mistake and keep a sharp eye out the next time.Military bills itself as the place "where the ultimate patriot goes to date." The dating website conducted a poll of its members to find out where they were leaning in the presidential election. Most military men back Mitt Romney, with most women supporting President Obama.First, he will go to Nebraska to visit his family and then he will come and see me in Kentucky. Their travel arrangements are made and paid for by the government. Claiming to be deployed for three years is a play for your pity. These people know you and they are not blinded by love.I’m supposed to pay ,500 in fees to his unit so they can release him, and he will give me the money when he comes home and goes to his bank, Wells Fargo. Sincerely, Please Tell Me I Am Not Being Scammed ***** Each of these letters has a clue that shows the correspondent is a military romance scammer, not an actual service member. They know if someone asks you for money, it is a scam. If you think this person you are talking to online isn’t for real, you are probably right.
This is serious because this woman put her life in jeopardy! The bottom line is that if you are communicating with a "service member" who starts asking you for money, don’t pass go. The people behind military dating scams do not give up easily. Scammers are frequently located overseas, limiting prosecution options U. Spending your money -- and more importantly the hours of your life -- on a scam artist is not bringing you closer to love. Larry Williams, and he was in Afghanistan from Fort Campbell.He says he was deployed to Africa about three weeks ago, and kept asking about the money. His response was that he could not take the texting, so I said I guess that meant that we were over. You see, he is deployed and he needs my help financially or he cannot come home from downrange and see me for his R&R because he has to pay his fees. This man is the love of my life and I really want to be with him.Eventually, the scammer will ask for help, for various reasons, involving the victim sending money.After the scammer gets all the money they can from the victim, the scammer drops communication, leaving the victim dumbfounded, hurt, confused, and out of a lot of money, which is rarely recovered.