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Although scammers are our main focus, we also protect you from fake profiles created for entertainment purposes.“They don’t know what to do with money.” “Whenever we want to fraud somebody, we will know what you are worth,” Danjuma says. ” Even “how much you have in your account.” They glean all this information just by developing a tight relationship with the dupe.If the mark is worthwhile, the scammer works up “a level of trust,” Danjuma continues.“We go on the internet…We start making friend with you,” Danjuma says, explaining that they trawl Facebook and dating websites incessantly, looking for lonely women with money to spare.He knows if he meets “a Saudi Arabia person,” he’s in luck.