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The stories they give are along the lines of working over seas, usually in some high paying job like gas and oil. They will try to get your personal information such as address and start sending their victims gifts. They will claim it is from someone who works for them and is still living in the United States or United Kingdom.
In reality these gifts are coming from someone else who is also being scammed by a fake profile.
Back then I didn’t have the emotional maturity for a serious relationship.
Fake profiles have become so common, there are even fake profile generators on the internet which create a profile, a photo and fill out content.
These are mostly used by people who are not fluent in English.
After they groom their victim and earn their trust, they then start having them pick up and ship items to them that are usually bought with stolen credit card information.
They create an entire mini network of package sending through out their ring of victims to attempt to keep things as untraceable as possible.