Dating mining men
Then they convince their soul mates to bank them into their bank account and then wire them the money via Western Union.
They are often told to keep some of the money for their trouble [which helps to build trust and also helps make them an accessory to the crime! After a few weeks the bank will advise the Money Orders are fraudulent and then the victim is responsible for paying the money back to the bank, and in some cases face charges of passing counterfeit instrument.
The website allows users to register and login, then search and interact with other registrants on the website.
It is efficient, and something that has been embraced by the Australian media.
"Dating websites are as common as roses on Valentine's Day, but dating websites that target a niche market as brilliantly as Angela Nathan has done with Meet A Mining Man is phenomenal concept-writing and creditable forward-thinking."For this project, the Kay Web Systems team developed a custom Dating module within Kay Web CMS; a system that allows for easy adding/editing/deleting of information, and users of Meet A Mining Man.
The scammers spend their day trolling the dating sites and chat rooms for contact emails, and then send off thousands of fraudulent letters and emails awaiting the victim's replies.