Then started saying something about his phone, not working right, hardly at all. On the 4th day he told me he felt he was wasting his time with me. After only 6 days I just blocked him on FB messenger and kik. The Federal Trade Commission Act authorizes this information collection for purposes of managing online comments.Asked for i Tunes Gift Card so he could fix it and we can talk on the phone. Comments and user names are part of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) public records system, and user names also are part of the FTC’s computer user records system.they just are not of the person you have been chatting w/it's a scam. She's not sure if the man she is talking to is real... Her story is almost same as yours, she has sent him a lot of money already, mostly for his daughter who is going to boarding school in Africa (or something like that) she also sent her money for a birthday party. I never accept unknown requests but hit the wrong button by mistake. He wanted me to be his girlfriend when we didn't even mnow each other.
There may be tens of thousands of victims, and only a small fraction report it to the FTC. However the first part of his tale of woe should have made you do research for yourself, the more you know the less chance of being scammed and whilst I know everyone wants to be loved.
If this happens to you, please report it at ftc.gov/complaint — click on Scams and Rip-Offs, then select Romance Scams. Be alert if you have access to a computer use it type in scams read for yourself how low people can get when they want your money Our Comment Policy explains that we don't post personal information.
It goes on, and on, even in a short period of time like 1-2 weeks. We may routinely use these records as described in the FTC’s Privacy Act system notices.
They ask you to: Did you know you can do an image search of your love interest’s photo in your favorite search engine?