Although a great read, the first book only briefly touched upon one of the most complicated aspects of expat life: dating.
Issues covered in the initial book - finding the perfect house, landing the right job, building a network, showing face at the right places - are all facets of resettling that get easier with time.
Three stages Dating fraud essentially goes through three stages: first contact, the grooming process, crisis hits. First contact Who are these people who prey on unsuspecting victims looking for a new partner? Online dating romance scammers are often Nigerians, Ghanaians or East Europeans.
You might want to read the following tips first to avoid becoming a victim of dating fraud.
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In reality, the victim will be in contact not with one, but with several members of a criminal gang who all claim they are: 2.
Grooming process Once the first contact has been made, the con artists will start pampering their victims with fake love, sweet-talking their way to their heart and their money. They’re very sophisticated and will go to great lengths to build a relationship with their victims, spending a lot of time communicating with them, trying to find out where their weaknesses lie.