Such operations have been known to hire young Russian women to act as the voice on the other end of that romantic phone call.
After taking the time to get to know you, she says she's coming to visit you or wants to move to your country.
Russian dating sites are very popular and while many men have met genuine, loving Russian women, unfortunately sometimes one encounters scammers as well.
There are many variations of online dating scams originating in Russia and Eastern Europe but they have in common a high emotional and financial cost to unsuspecting scam victims.
She professes her love and gives instructions to send money through Western Union or Money Gram.
This is a broad example of Russian online dating scams.
Her monthly salary is only a few hundred dollars, all Russian men are drunks and maybe her family died in a tragic accident or they are ill and in need of surgery.
A scammer could be a man or woman operating solo, posing as an attractive young lady, or part of an organized scamming operation.This is a scam and you should never send money for it!There are several fake website masquerading as Russian marriage agencies promising to bring Western men and Russian women together.This is another common scam used by Russian scammers.A Russian woman will start interacting you but tell you she cannot speak or understand English.