They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine?
If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer.
According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, online romance scams account for higher financial losses than any other internet-based crime.
It’s not uncommon for victims to lose tens of thousands of dollars.
These scammers are intellectual and are very familiar with their game.
They often have multiple scams going around at the same time; it is how they run their business.
One of the most recent spots in the world right now for scams is Africa and specifically Ghana.