She wants me to send money to buy one via her money transfer account.
"In the process of going back and forth, a scammer is going to try to figure out what makes a person tick, what their vulnerable spots are," said Jenny Shearer, an FBI spokeswoman.
People aged between 50-59 are the most likely victims accounting for a quarter of all frauds and losing just over £6 million.those aged between 40-49 accounted for less of the reported fraud, (22%) overall losses were greater at £8 million.
Almost two thirds (64%) of all romance scams orinignated on dating sites, followed by social media (25%) and 10% via email.
They’re using the site to gain your trust and ask you for money or enough personal information to steal your identity.
The majority of accounts on dating websites are genuine people looking for romance, but fraudsters may try to contact you by making fake profiles, getting in touch and building what feels like a loving relationship.