How to Identify Scammer Profiles with Google Images
Internet dating scams
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Unfortunately, not everyone using dating sites is looking for romance; some are looking for money, your money. Scammers may represent themselves as beautiful foreign models, wealthy businessmen, or even deployed military servicemembers trying to attract a lover, but most use very ordinary seeming profiles. Online romance scammers work together in groups of six, usually at cyber cafes, sending out hundreds of emails through the scammers photo websites and chat rooms waiting for responses.
Scammers shape their identities based on the information provided in potential victim profiles. Of course the scheme evolves over time as scammers hone their craft. Scammers often portray themselves as educated American or British businessmen, but English is usually their second language and their messages contain frequent misspellings and poor grammar.
It's actually the zip code for Keller, Virginia, but scammers provide it believing that American victims expect a Zip code. Some scammers appear to be incredibly good looking, usually because the photo on their profile was stolen from an online modeling site.
Recently, scammers have been stealing more average looking photos in order to disguise themselves further.