Nigerian scammers will use white western man photo, fake ID, fake webcam, fake lawyer’s letter, fake courier letter or pretend to be opposite sex.
You cannot escape once you are targeted as they will send many ID's to keep greeting you and in communication with you, constantly chatting you up, preying on you because they know you are lonely, looking for love, ready for new relationship, financially independent, FEAR GOD, ( what religion you believe in, most Nigerian scammers are Christian, making Christian woman their favorite victims).
They use lovable nick names e.g - hey BABY, SWEETIE, SWEETHEART, pls my Queen, my ANGEL, lots of nice names calling. They have the power to make you feel so loved, so needed, so trusted, so protected, so sexy, so beautiful, so important, like a god send ANGEL! then it is a victory win on the scammer side.....is like A BIG GAME OF SHOOTING DUCK, we are the ducks! Go to your emails contacts and delete, go to BLOCK SENDER and add their emails addresses.
They write wonderful love emails, talks about the future with you, holidays, gives you hope, give you a vision of happy marriage and family, they loves kids, they care so much about your kids, they want you to have kids with them, MONEY IS NEVER AN ISSUE because they are professional with good job and income, , they have no problem relocating as long you say the magic words - I LOVE YOU! We advised you take a few minutes to check out this website and read some of the scammer stories, the money loss, the blackmail, THE ULTIMATE ONLINE DATING TRUTH....as much stories possible so you are able to see the WARNING SIGNS and scammers tricks..... Yahoo email: go to OPTION, then SPAM look under blocked emails, block your scammer.
Like all online criminals, they can hide extremely well. You can, and should of course, file a police report, but normally our local police has no jurisdictions in other continents.
Unless their real details show up by putting their photo into Tin eye, or they're already on the forum then there's no way to track them down.
Our Mission is to increase scammer awareness and warn as many people as we can.
Since our beginning, we have accumulated 10's of 1000's of scammers and the list is growing every day.
YM: got to preference, go to IGNORE LIST, add your scammer ID Change emails, YM user This is hardly ever possible.
Scammers usually operate from Internet cafes, using fake identities and anonymous cell phone numbers.
Pig Busters was officially started on July 4th, 2008.