Sometimes, they will even cite certain immigration requirements to sound more convincing.But rest assured, once you send that money that is the last you will hear from her.Typically, a man comes into contact with a scammer through an online dating agency.
She might just need money to pay her bills but will probably want desperately to come and visit him in his Western nation.
The period from first contact to first cash request could be a few days or a few months but regardless how long you've "known" the person, a request for money is a scam.
Scammers operate from countries with low per capita income and even if a scam takes months to pay out it is worthwhile for them, even for just a few hundred dollars.
While most Russian dating websites are genuine, a number of them are fake and their so-called members are not real either.
They will ask you for large amounts of money, promising to set you up with a beautiful Russian women but your money is as good as gone because the agency is a scam.