Internet dating scams in australia
During this phase, scammers are trying to build trust with their victims by offering up their life story and gathering information about you.
They will ask for small favours during this phase to test the waters and see how willing a victim is to help.
This is even more important to watch out for if their profile suggests they attended college.
An offender may go to great lengths to gain your trust, sharing their ‘personal information’ and even sending you gifts.Some say they are recently widowed, divorced, dealing with a sick family member, or grieving a loss.