When they ask for money, then you said you will come to meet him or have friends to visit them. Hope that they will be out of business and get caught by the FBI very soon. The first one that fooled me had me in tears when I figured it out. Now sometimes I play the game until I decide to let them know I am onto their scheme and why. Anyscam on the internet - oil rig engineer scams and all the others and thier names and mules, bank accounts, and their user names. ED: you can post pictures when you start a new submission [but not when you are adding a comment to an existing submission] - use the page below and you can see photos there and you can also post your own story and photos there: have another one on the hook, and he says he is 60 years old, divorced with a 15 year old son, ex-wife got killed in an auto accident He is on an oil rig off the coast of Texas, supposed to be done with his contract in March. Smooth talker, just found out his realname is Kenneth Chapman. Of course he never showed - I thought it was a fairytale. Found out it was a previous name he used on a scam.He asked for my snail address to send me a card but what I got was a dozen long stem Roses, a teddy bear and a box of Candy. Every Day I did an ip search and boy this guy traveled! I was getting bored with him so I told him I was very poor and I had nothing to offer him. Continues to ask for i Tune cards and my credit card. Not some scam that is asking for MORE money to get her money back. I last heard from him in August - I had stopped giving $$ until we met & of course he disappeared. I have A real man in my life so one day I will be be fully over this! So now we know so please all of you bait them up with sweetness and even make some promises but report them before you go on Hangouts or any other place TO GET THEM TO LOSE THEIR IP AND NAME ON FACEBOOK AS THAT IS A GREAT IDEA SO THEY CAN BE WEEDED OUT THAT WAY. Gave me a number to call (was Florida number) and the diplomat (?? No I didn't pay it but I have heard this story twice now.That didn't work so then when he told me after Christmas he would come and visit me but he wasn't in the state and that was the bye bye. I keep talking to him but avoid the subjects he talks about. He will give her one lie after another as to why he did not show. Stay strong ladies - don't share info until you meet - that's my new rule. Just be smart how you keep them on the hook while the other hand is reporting them to Facebook. If you get a request from a man with a Hummingbird on his picture he is a scammer so just be careful as he is good."Then he got very nervous and said, "I only want you to come alone with money, I will not meet another other people. Mine did that even though we continued to communicate until I discovered he was a scammer months later.
The daughter is at a boarding school..had to close out his bank account, giving all of his money to this contract, and the company from the previous contract owes him a lot of money and now he can't open an account for them to deposit the money because he's stuck on the rig and can't sign for a new bank account.
The other is a public group called SCAMMER SHYSTERS. I did not lose any money praise be to God but I was vulnerable and foolish until I found this site. FOOLISH Besides accents that do not match what the photo looks like, take note that the Facebook Page generally disappears after you give them your email/and or phone number. People like that are horrible people that need to be put out of business permanently and locked up.
Funny thing is if you can get to the country they are in you can trace the call to exactly where it is unless of course they are routing their calls through different access points around the world.
Now I am trying to recover and it will take years unless I win the lottery. And thank you Mr Steve for having this site - really a Big Thank You Kind Sir From the heart - ones on the mend. Oil rigger had his drill break and he needed 35000 dollars to get it fixed.
Steve: you are welcome :-) This idiot just FB messaged me. That being said there are two groups on Facebook that I admin. He said he would give part of his 35 million dollar contract. someone with all this money has to ask someone who has 1 percent of that weird.
An Oil rigger scam got me for thousands of bucks and he used all the lies and stolen images of Doug Blevins of Wilton Manors Fl off Facebook to show me a face.