Facebook dating scam by russians
citizen to send money or credit card information for living expenses, travel expenses, or "visa costs." The anonymity of the Internet means that the U. citizen cannot be sure of the real name, age, marital status, nationality, or even gender of the correspondent. American citizens are advised never to send money to anyone they have not met in person. visa is real or if this individual has applied for a visa? I’ve heard there are blacklists of known Internet dating scammers.
Embassy has received many reports of citizens losing thousands of dollars through such scams.
Complete and authoritative information on applying for a U. visa is available on the Department of State’s webpage on Visa Information for Temporary Visitors.
Embassy receives reports almost every day of fraud committed against U. citizens by Internet correspondents professing love and romantic interest. The internet dating scams include some common elements: Please keep in mind that, the U. Embassy in Moscow does not have the authorization to initiate investigations of these scams.
I’ve heard there are blacklists of known Internet dating scammers. Once an applicant submits their application, they are immediately scheduled for an appointment to appear for an interview within the following 10 days (or within 21 days during peak travel seasons).
I have sent this individual ,000.00 and now I find out his/her visa is a fake. I want to lodge a complaint with the Russian government and the U.