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I Found a Dating Scammer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 19 People

    I Feel Like An Idiot

    Ok I got suckered in by a Danish guy who contacted me on my Myspace.  We started im and chatting.  Then we talked on the phone and I swooned over his accent.  Also he had a couple of really hot pics but never would get on cam.  After about two weeks he...
    grandlakeprincess62 grandlakeprincess62 46-50, F 12 Responses Apr 22, 2009

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    Scammer Methods...I Hope This Helps

    The first thing they do is to try to get you to go to yahoo or gmail or one of those. They want your email, your ip address, your name, your phone number and your physical address. I looked up why they want all this...what they can do with it, and here is the info I found. I hope...
    imathinkin imathinkin 51-55, F 3 Responses Feb 3, 2013

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    :'(

    I dont know how long my post can be...but I know that I have  so much to say. I am still in shock at times from what has happen to me. I never heard of this type of scamming prior to my experience. It took only about a month and a half for me and my world to turn upside...
    goodbyemylover goodbyemylover 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 2, 2010

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    I'm finding not one but more.

    Once they understand that your stupid to fall for the bullshit they disappear.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 1

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    Still Absorbing The Facts

      Thank you for the feedback I got. It has been exactly a week today since I discovered that my online admirer was a scammer and all he was doing was playing a role once again with another clueless human. I still wake up with anxiety in the middle of the night and...
    goodbyemylover goodbyemylover 36-40, F 8 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    My Scammer Was Frank Baker

    He was really handsome, but in a quirky way, not model pretty. He was from New Zealand, or so he said. He never got around to asking for money, but we bonded quickly, mainly because they really know what they are doing. I am a very private and cautious person, yet we became very...
    imathinkin imathinkin 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2013

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    If Only It Was Real

    I met my online admirer, and he approached me in such a gentle manner, saying all the right things that a woman wants to hear. I started asking questions,and saw how he would totally avoid them. He started making arrangements for us, and when I didn't readily jump. the whole...
    chicare chicare 51-55, F 1 Response May 3, 2012

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    From Russia With Paypal

    on opening my email box sometimr last week i was surprised to see one labeled "your future girlfriend" so needless to say i didnt hesitate to read it. It was a lovely letter from a 25 y/o girl from russia telling me how she came accross my profile on some dating site...
    coldhands coldhands 31-35, M 14 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    I suck at dating. Good god, Casual Dating is Hell. A relationship? That i'm pretty good at. Honestly. It's just so difficult to find one sometimes.
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 22 hrs ago

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    I admit I haven't actually been on that many dates and I admire anyone who has a date list as long as their arm, but I haven't. I've only had one serious relationship and that...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My 16 year old daughter is making my life hell right now because I am dating a wonderful new man. She has not met him, but she hates him already and she does everything in her...
    jilly1970 jilly1970 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have been dating a widower for eight months. His wife passed away February 7 th 2013. He's a wonderful man and I adore him. I was married for 37 years. We both had long...
    1887april 1887april 61-65, F 1 day ago

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    Over the last two years, I wrote a few posts (less than five) about my experience dating my friend's widower. My dear friend and I grew up together. She quite suddenly and...
    FireFlare FireFlare 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    my dad told my mom he wanted a divorce 5 days ago and basically blamed her for everything. he said he wasn´t happy. today i found out that he has been cheating on her. i don´t...
    10055p 10055p 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I was not surprised in the least. Young women often from an African country who show interest and move the conversation using terms of endearment and best of all fake photo's that...
    Cooleeman Cooleeman 66-70, M 3 days ago

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    Been online dating off and on for about 2 1/2 years. Today I decided to facebook search some of the meets that I had. They were regular guys who just didn't click with me. Some...
    prettyjj prettyjj 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I spoke to some guy online today, I thought it will be the same old, same old but it felt different this time. Not only is he a Christian like me which is hard to find these days...
    Mama86 Mama86 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I Love Older Women That Like Younger Men? Welcome to OlderWomen-Dating.com The premier Older Women and Younger Men Dating Site.We offer the matchmaking service for mature women...
    Ben60 Ben60 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    So I got into a hot and steamy skype session with a girl from EP. Now she wants money or she will upload the video and plaster it allover the internet. I call her bluff... I'm...
    vtolfreak vtolfreak 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    When guys pm me out of the blue I must admit feeling suspicious of their motives. I am not here for dating or flirting and don't want any guy to get the wrong idea. I'm not being...
    supergirl2 supergirl2 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm only 43 or 44 , ive lost track of my age. Anyway since age 16 I dated men who never wanted me in the first place and all those men broke me in half with mental and physical...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've been dating younger men for the last 10 years now. Since I split from my son's father I decided to give a new fresh look to my life and decided to start dating another type of...
    angyguti1990 angyguti1990 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    So when I first moved to a new city, and was trying to get into the swing of being single again after my separation/divorce, I figured I'd give online dating a shot. After all...
    RisenFromAshes RisenFromAshes 36-40, M 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    How do I say this? Well, first off, I'm a lesbian. My cousin is bisexual. She is 19 years old and I'm 13 :-/ I know she's too old for me and that she could go to jail and get in...
    Sweetie6 Sweetie6 13-15, F Jul 25

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    Look, don't mean to be brutal, but don't ask me for a date or a relationship because that's not what I'm on EP for. I'm only here for friendship and that's all so don't ask me to...
    ArtLover24 ArtLover24 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 25

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    Why don't some people read other's profiles more thoroughly?? I'm so sick of being propositioned for dating/relationships. I only want to make friends. I wasn't interested in...
    nightowl2015 nightowl2015 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I am a big woman in Chicago,I don't know whether people love big women,I'm a little bit but I treat people good and I have a nice look.I met several people on fb,we chat but it's...
    Celialee Celialee 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    So... A coworker asked for my number, he wanted to go on a date with me. but there's 2 problems here, he's my superior and big friend of my boss and I wanted to apply to another...
    Blackberries Blackberries 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    Is anyone else out there dating there best friends parent? Casting new show, need stories to pitch.
    Outsidethabox Outsidethabox 26-30, M Jul 21

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    Successful Disclosure: First step of getting to know your potential partner. I did it. It was hard decision. I wasn't ready but I had to do it before it's too late because there...
    kkimberly kkimberly 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    Would you date someone who has an ex-boy/girlfriend living as roommate? But then your date tells that ex-boy/girlfriend has been trying to constantly hitting on my date? I just...
    preciouscargo1 preciouscargo1 36-40, F Jul 20

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    Actually a funny story. GUYS, do not judge me for this, I was only 11 years old. I met a girl on a forum called gaiaonline.com. I messaged her and we chatted for HOURS. After...
    Omziraal Omziraal 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    I am just trying to find love. I don't want to be lied to, let on or propositioned. I don't want to seek empowerment through hookups or one night stands, I honour myself and my...
    brightonion brightonion 26-30, F Jul 18

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    I really don't think EP is a dating site, but I see it being used as one, I mean don't get me wrong, if it weren't for EP, six amazing people that I know wouldn't be married...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I don't and won't do it on this site, because this is not a dating site.......but i have recently made a new account on an actual dating site, to meet and date people in my general...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 17

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    Today I hung with my boo & we barely hang because of work . Today he tells me he might be moving away & I feel like he's no considering" us" he's just thinking about his company...
    sadelove sadelove 26-30, F Jul 16

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    I wouldn't mind dating one of there guys on here. We just have to hang out just to see if it's something there. It take me 5 months to date someone. I have to know everything about...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I'm asexual guy, I like dating with lesbian girl
    Showmelove84 Showmelove84 31-35, M Jul 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 16

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