This might be for requests for gas money or bus and airplane tickets to travel to visit the victim, medical expenses, education expenses etc.There is usually the promise that the fictitious character will one day join the victim in the victim's country.
After Poland joined the EU my partner came to Liverpool to study too.
Now we live in Luxembourg in a city with 110 different nationalities - right on the French border.
Still, certain elements remain the same: Filipinas’ hope for economic security, and men’s search for youth and beauty.
A romance scam is a confidence trick involving feigned romantic intentions towards a victim, gaining their affection, and then using that goodwill to commit fraud.
Quickly, the " female" (the bait) falls in love with her Internet acquaintance, and shortly after " she" begins to plan her travel to see her Mr. Money issues arise, and, reluctantly, the bait asks the gentleman to help "her" with money for her visa and tickets.
Very often, the bait tells the guy that she has a work offer in his country, and she would be able to pay off the loaned money to him quickly.
After 3 years we decided that it would be great if he could move over and live with me.
He got a job and started paying his own way towards rent, food, and taxes.
And so " she" will reluctantly ask for financial help again.