More than likely it is some ugly dude from a third world country who just learned to use a computer.
But some are trying to steal your heart to get to your money.
ONLINE DATING SCAM TACTICS: Step 1) Take the Bait You meet someone on a dating site (Adult Friend Finder, Match, okcupid, etc).
This person has posted a picture of themselves and they are gorgeous!
Their profiles says something like: What’s really going on?
They then proceed to tell you that they are currently in another country (Nigeria, Ghana, Mali, England), but they have some sort of connection to the states in your local area.
They’ll say they’re relatives are there or they do business their and they’d love to meet you sometime. Step 3) Relationship Deception What they do next is get a steady relationship with you. They will want to know more about you so they can cater to your ego. There are a lot of false profiles out on the dating sites.The false ones are typically free member parasites and not usually paying members.Many of the false profiles are harmless member stealer’s.They are on there to flirt with you and try and get you to come to some other dating site.