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Glamour Magazine Covers Military Dating Scams

I’ve been working with Glamour for a few months to help draw attention to women about the prolific scams using online dating sites. I’ve been writing about these scams, especially those using photos of troops, for about six years now. […]

CO Mother & Daughter busted in dating scam

ABC News reports that a mother and daughter team in Colorado were indicted in a Nigerian dating scam which used profiles of military members to entice women into sending them money; Tracy Vasseur, 40, and her mother, Karen Vasseur, 73, of Brighton, Colo., about 21 miles north of Denver, face a hearing on Tuesday in [...]

[UPDATE] The "Face" of Military Dating Scams – The Wall of Shame

UPDATE (29 Jul 2010): Hooboy! That CNN piece has brought in a LOT of information. It did exactly what I think Emily, Abbie and I wanted to do which was bring attention to this. So, I've got a LOT of new photos and names and I ask you to be patient [...]

In Case You Missed It (The CNN Story)

Here is the CNN video about my work on exposing the military dating scams. Abbie and Emily did a GREAT job!

The Hunter Becomes the Hunted (A Nigerian Scam)

I've been covering these military dating scams for a number of years from the early days when the emails were simply "you won a kabillion dollars in an internet lottery". The latest buzz that seems to be working for the Nigerian Scammers has been to use photos and images of troops to perpetrate their [...]

The "Face" of Military Dating Scams – The Wall of Shame

This is going to be the most updated version of my exposure of these Nigerian scams that target military personnel on dating sites. If you have a photo that is being used to scam women by using photos of military personnel, send to cj[at]soldiersperspective[dot]us and I will update this post. Eventually, women will [...]

Jakson Adams Is A Fraud

I've been writing about the military dating scams for far too long. Far too long. I've recently decided to stop just talking about it and actually get involved. I have a little extra time on my hands since I'm alone in this here garage for a few months. So, I've started [...]

Anatomy of a Military Dating Scam

We've been getting a LOT of emails and comments here on the blog from women around the world (mainly in English speaking nations) that have fallen for scams that use names and likenesses of military members to lure their prey. I'd like to take a moment to detail these scams. This is an [...]

Military Dating Scams (More Nigerian Scammers)

Lately, we've been getting a lot of traffic to our posts on the dating scams being perpetrated by Nigerian scammers upon unsuspecting women around the world. What makes these scams so appalling is that they assume the identities of military personnel supposedly stationed in Iraq or Afghanistan. They troll internet dating sites and [...]

The New Military Dating Scam

As you know, I've tackled the issue of all these Nigerian and foreign scams for quite some time. I get emails and comments almost weekly from people who read one of my posts while doing research about a possible scammer. These people have become quite sophisticated in their methods. They've gone from [...]

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