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Sometimes at the same time many scammers would announce that their yearly vacation time (usually 2 weeks) is coming up.However, the duration of the "set up" phase varies significantly.She will explain in detail how much it will cost to get the visa and the tickets, and how to send the necessary amount to get things going.At first, many scammers start with a small amount - 0-0 for the for their hotel "accommodations" in Moscow while they are filing for their visa with the US Embassy.Some scammers offer to pay for visa themselves (as a "good faith" gesture).After the "visa" is received, the scammer asks for money to buy - usually around 0-00.
Sometimes scammers even use Craigs List, Facebook, Myspace, or other popular web site to find potential victims After a while the letters from single men from all over the world start arriving in the scammer's mailbox.
The longer the set up phase, the higher is the scammer's probability of success in obtaining the money.
Once the fact that the scammer is "deeply in love" is well established, the scammer begins the real preparation.
And this mastermind is not at all who you think (s)he is... A scammer usually finds a set of pictures of an attractive girl 18-45 years old female (or, if the scammer IS an attractive girl, she uses her own pictures) and places personal ads in as many international dating catalogs as possible.
A lot of scammers actively seek out new potential victims rather than wait for the victims to come to them.