I am here to give you tips on how to spot a scammer or a fake account, here are some facts;
1) Their ages vary and they are okay with anyone at any age.
2) They recently lost their work.
3) Recently lost their father, mother or some relative is in hospital.
5) Just had a breakup from boyfriend or girlfriend.. Have been hurt in previous relationship, the usual feel sorry for me emotional drama.
6) Originally from Virginia, Colorado, New York, Chicago, New Jersey United States and other famous cities, but living out of country at the moment. Other countries include UK, Morocco, Egypt, Indonesia etc
Most UK fakes are from West Yorkshire.
7) Pretend to be very Islamic, very religious and devout with righteous quotes on profile.
8) Always have a photo with Hijab or Niqab, showing their level of devotion to Islam.
9) Always looking for God Fearing man or woman and say they only want a halal relationship.
He or she must pray 5 times.
10) They won't ask many questions about your past, origin, work, earning, living style, marital status, previous marriages, children etc. Why, because it is not their concern, they are here only to empty your pocket.
11) Their cell phone is either lost or broke.
12) Their cell camera and microphone is never working.
13) Claiming to be a professional matchmaker and may ask for money (don't send money)
14) Will tell you that we will talk after a week, once I get a new phone.
15) Their last name is usually Mohammed. Their first names are usually Fatima, Aisha, Khadija, Noor, Mariam, the number 786.. famous Islamic names.. Also names like Seeker, Seekin, SingleLady.. The word halal or deen in there username.
16) They will only use google voice, which you can check online if it is a regular number or a google.
17) There profile will say something like this
'My friends say i am... or People will say I am or Friends describe me as... etc
18) They don't always use Whatsapp or Viber incase you want a video call.
If you do manage to communicate through WhatsApp then your replies will be hours of wait.
19) Claim to be from a country of war like Syria and living in another in a refugee camp.
20) Will ask you many questions but not revealing much about themselves... Ask you to upload more pics without showing you there's and then stop communicating once they have all the information they require.
21) There profile will say:
Single or Divorcee with child and looking for serious relationship like marriage. They will always highlight that (no fakes or games) when in fact its them that are here to play you.
22) I have been detained at the airport by immigration and I need to pay a fee, can you send me the money.. I promise to pay you back once we're together
So brothers and sisters be careful and keep reporting these idiots who have no shame and the golden rule is NEVER SEND ANY MONEY TO THEM.