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 TooShadows
Joined: 9/26/2008
Msg: 5
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There's a game site I have a profile on,and I frequently get messages from women supposedly interested in talking and forming a long-term relationship. Oddly enough,they're always from Dakar. I just send a message back to them through the game site,but I never get another reply,or if I do it's worded exactly the same. Wonder why that is?
 daynadaze
Joined: 2/11/2008
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Posted: 3/30/2009 7:58:54 PM
You know, I've never seen anywhere down at the bottom of anyone's profile where it says you can report them. ??? Am I banned from that feature?

As for scams, I'm still working on the thread that says I can make money because I'm fat, now just how does that work?

These scams are pretty simple to avoid, if someone tells you they love you and you haven't met them or just met them and/or they ask for money, block them. I don't even care if it's not really a scammer, anyone talks to me like I'm a prize idiot, I block them.
 notregme
Joined: 5/26/2005
Msg: 8
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Posted: 3/30/2009 9:46:40 PM
Thats too funny she contacted me a few years back,sadly thats about the only resposces I got.sad oh so sad,But I still have my money.lol
 jgmxyz1
Joined: 9/29/2007
Msg: 11
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Posted: 5/7/2009 5:51:03 AM
What about the "GOOGLE pays me $5000 a month" scams that are linked to from POF? Markus should be ashamed of himself!
 Pyro74
Joined: 4/23/2006
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Posted: 5/7/2009 2:12:46 PM

Anyone been messaged by some chick thats in West Africa, but supposedly is from your city? Then a few weeks later says she's been arrested or robbed and needs money to get home? This has happened twice to me on here....damn scammers....

Fool me once, ...........shame on.................shame on you, ..............You fool me, you can't get fooled again.
 music_fan
Joined: 4/6/2008
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Posted: 7/7/2009 8:36:41 PM
Fast-1,

The type of scam that you mentioned is called a romance scam, these types of scams have been going on for many years.

I had a few people try to scam me. Most of these scams come from the country of Nigeria in Africa.
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