Chinese dating agency scams

Spotting Discrepancies Reading or Listening Between the Lines Beware Speed Community Q&A Online dating scams are rife. You do not have to be rich and you do not have to be stupid.You just have to be looking for love, a search that causes you to be more vulnerable than usual.The profiles first go through automated screening software, which flags both traits in the profile, such as certain ethnicities, and things that aren't visible in the profile, such as certain IP addresses and even certain passwords that scammers seem to like more than other people.

Lovin' God Scammers are mostly Catholic, or at least they say they are.

Eighty-two percent of banned Seeking Arrangement profiles say they're Catholic and religion was the most common trait among fraudulent accounts.

Then the daughter became ill and had to be hospitalized.

When Morrison suggested that her suitor put his daughter on a plane to get better medical attention at home -- and even offered to pick the girl up at the airport -- a new crisis struck.

If you have a 'chinese' lady who is more than 15-20 years younger than you are, interested in you. The Chinese generally adhere to a fairly firm age gap. You need to see 'that face' on cam, and more than once.

Single, normal ladies from Asia usually can't get tourist visas to Western countries, no matter what they tell you online. Even if you see 'that face' on cam, don't send money!

After chatting with you for a while they will suggest going to a teahouse they know of.

Long story short, you will be misled about the price and after drinking the tea you will be hit for a massive bill.

How to avoid it: Say you don’t drink tea and suggest going to a cafe you know of instead (Starbucks is everywhere). The Scam: This is a variation on the Turkish carpet salesman trick, though the Chinese are nowhere near as good at it.

You’ll be approached by people on the street who often claim to be students.

Seeking Arrangement has banned 60,000 profiles in the last 10 months, or about 220 a day.

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