He also describes how an Internet dating scam works.
Its interesting stuff and if you are dating online - stuff you need to know.
Then the daughter became ill and had to be hospitalized.
When Morrison suggested that her suitor put his daughter on a plane to get better medical attention at home -- and even offered to pick the girl up at the airport -- a new crisis struck.
Free dating sites are the perfect breeding ground for scammers.
Nancy*, a 47-year-old single mother from North Yorkshire was conned out of over £350,000 that way: “I wasn't comfortable, and then I got so far in I couldn't get myself out, and I didn't want to walk away having lost £50,000 or what-have-you, so you keep going in the hope that you're wrong and this person is genuine,” she explained to the BBC.
Nancy is now facing bankruptcy, and although her case is extreme, the average victim of online dating fraud loses £10,000 according to Action Fraud.
And if there is one thing that Brazilian women are known for, it’s that they love the idea of meeting foreign men (nudge, nudge! Lucky for you, modern technology allows you to find a possible Brazilian partner easier then ever.
So what if you are not in Brazil and would like to find a lovely Brazilian to date, where do you go and what do you need to know?