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The fraudsters claim to represent a deceased client who has died Intestate and who has the same surname as the email recipient.
The fraudsters are then asking the person to contact them by return email to obtain more information.
Emails from nigeria or indonesia claims to need money to free up her late fathers gem investments (family run gem trading business).
The problem seems to be the indonesian gov't has a (tax) lien on the gems (worth 2.35 million). she is asking for money to complete that and then come to me and be my (wife).
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"The same principles can apply in real life," Crandall said.
Although people tend to worry more about getting ripped off by Tinder or Plenty of Fish dates, real-life romance scams are "very prevalent," Crandall said.
He offers these six tips to help you avoid being taken in.
According to 2016 figures released by the RCMP, some 748 victims in Canada lost a total of about million to online romance scams," Crandall said — about ,000 per person.