How russian dating scams work
And probably soon (how can one not believe in his own lucky star?!
And quite soon an interested person from America, Canada, Britain or any other country finds out that a ukrainian girl named Elena has always dreamt about him in some russian nook. Right becomes sure that it is love sent him by God.
Correspondingly, a scammer is that very bearded Boris who starts a quick Internet-affair and then asks for money.
Did you know that "recently the word" scam is understood in ex Soviet Union without the translation, and it has a specific meaning dating in the Internet for swindling money.
In the end the foreigner learns that his beautiful Elena turned out to be a bearded Boris, but most likely the ill-starred foreigner will blame heartless rus sian women for everything.