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Law enforcement agencies are increasingly working cases where the criminal obtained information about his victim via the internet. The more data a criminal can find about you, your age, date of birth, address and place of employment, the easier it is for you to be a victim. Know the risk, and when in doubt, consult a reputable private investigator for a discreet background check.
In Australia, there are over 800,000 scam and fraud victims annually.Recently there are also Nigerian scams originating from Malaysia, China, India, Turkey, Spain, Cyprus, Egypt, as that's where Nigerians are located since they can easily get to these countries without visas or on the student visas.Men are usually widowed engineers, building contractors, military, vet doctors, surgeons or antique dealers.There are also military scams (for God Sake, there are NO American Generals browsing dating sites and NO military man will EVER ask you for money.Then there is a recovery scam - a scammer recontacting you pretending to be FBI, EFCC or any other authority, telling he can help you recover your money... And finaly there is a "stuck parcel" scam, when they supposedly sent you goods/gifts, but they got stuck somewhere on the way (for example, on the customs) and you have to pay to "customs" or some bogus shipping company to get them.