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Dating scammer Irina


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Name: Irina

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Unknown. Never got it.

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from ukraine village called Andreyevka. D.O.B 4/24/76.Born in village Chuguyev. 5'8 &59 kgs. Works in fashion.The reason I am posting this is because I have seen this 'cat' photo on another scam site.I am having fun with her now.I am having her look up how much it would cost to fly 1st. class to the U.S. because I want her to travel in style (cause I won't fly coach either L.O.L) and be comfortable for such a long journey so she is nice and refreshed for her arrival. So far she has only hit me up for $1300 for air fare. I have not sent her a dime yet.She claims to have a work visa.She/he seem intelligent. For they figured out my email from my 'myspace'.They also take their time in falling in love with you. About e-mail #10 I heard the I love you stuff.
Never asked me for my last name or physical address, or phone #.The scam might work if they answered some of your personal questions.Never do. I tried the I've been hospitalized story as to why I didn't reply to email for a few days and didn't even get a what happend or are you better now? from her. I guess she really does care and loves me. I have other photos too I intend to post.


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2007-09-26, 10:41:40
anonymous from United States  
I do have the same emails from her. I know this was too good to be true. do people fall for this type of scam? if anyone ask me to send money I know i wont sent dime. I dont send money to people I know what would i send any money to strangers? LOL
2007-09-26, 17:56:06
anonymous from Canada  
I got an e-mail from this chick and told her somethings that I would not really sent to anyone but felt that some one that hot deserves a chance. Now I'm sending her this sight to show that she is busted
2007-09-26, 18:32:17
O from United States  
O Canada 2007-09-26, 17:56:06
If a scammer is sent a link to this site, it's compromising the efforts of numerous guys' hundreds of hours work, saving thousands of bucks around the world.

If you get angry with a scammer, please send these links:
2007-09-27, 14:15:13   (updated: 2007-09-27, 14:18:36)
anonymquus from Germany  

very bad idea to send them link to these pages,

they will lough about loud LOL about these pages

and enjoy the material..

Where do people got their mind...

2007-09-27, 21:02:32
anonymous from Heerlen, Netherlands  
Anon Canada: Thanks very much.
2007-10-01, 17:16:43
anonymous from United States  
contacted me a week ago i owe you guys i got curious and look up the address and all this scammer stuff showed up. I never got the money one but i might have screwed my self if it wasnt for this site. id show pics but i deleted all. but they are all on the site here
2007-10-03, 00:56:33
anonymous from United States  
Hell guys,
She told me all the same crap. But she said that she had $480.00 and needed another $870.00 so she could get her ticket to come abroad. I had to to play along for a little while. So I e-mailed her back and told her to get here first. Then I would give her all her money back. Never got a reply. That is what I was exspecting. Just think w/ the head between your shoulders. I only sent that picture because it's the only that is not on here.
2007-10-08, 19:19:16
anonymous from United States  
Hey guys! Got a GOOD one for you. After I found out about that Irina chick on this web site, she sends me this in an e mail, and this is the entire email she sent me. 'I do not advise you more to write http://www.delphifa..html?p=2'
THAT'S IT! And I haven't received another e mail from her in weeks! So now shes not only a scam artist but shes a 'tough guy' too. HAHAHAHA! What a fuckin joke!
2007-11-10, 08:38:06   (updated: 2007-11-10, 08:51:29)
anonymous from Germany  

one of the used source for stealing fotos.

this woman mentions it at her website, I do not understand what she is discussing exactly about.

I still receive tons of invitiations about the page of 'City of Brides' The more I log in, the more invitations - LOL well that fact is common and easy to declare.

here the photos are used for fictitious profile of:

'Gromova, Mira' from Voronezh
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2007-11-10, 08:42:17
anonymous from Germany  
to be a model
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2007-11-16, 10:55:42
andrew from United Kingdom  
hi!!! i have recently recieved these emails except her name is elena now! lol! but first i thot ye yeh whatever, but thot ok i'll reply to c wot happens thn its al like emotional and detailed its unbeleiveable all though the chick is smokin hot tho!!!! lol
2007-11-17, 18:02:51
anonymous from United States  
I began to receive photos from this same person and I asked where she got my email address and I got no response to that. I have kept my answers short and sweet. I told her I wanted her address to send her a gift and it came:

Malaja Topka, Sibirjakov street 8, flat 14

so I planned to google earth it or just google it to see how many scams she has done...and I am glad that their is a site about her.

More info: Name used was Elena

email address:

I am going to keep her busy with some bs and then send her this link...
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2007-11-18, 15:21:53   (updated: 2007-11-18, 15:34:59) from United Kingdom  
I truly thank you for your information on marina, I am just recieving the letters were upon she is traveling to moscow. I will play her along untill the end.Then I will send a false money transfer number. I will have the satifaction of knowing they will be at a western union office arguing for money thats not there. LOL Many many thanks John

PS. these are the photos I got
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2007-11-18, 16:52:51
Eddie from Sweden  
Nice one, John!!
2007-11-19, 01:57:53
Eddie from Sweden  
Welcome to any newcomers who find this thread, for Christ's sake ....PLEASE READ THIS!
...and save yourself a lot of grief/homework


The vast majority of Russian dating scammers are actually men, mostly working in small gangs in or around Yoshkar Ola, in Mari El republic, sometimes in Chuvashia. It's virtually guaranteed that the girls in these scam pics aren't involved because the scammers steal their pics from the internet or pay unsuspecting friends for them, or buy and exchange them on scammer websites. (Once a scammer even admitted to me that he stole all his pics from and ).

Most scammers are VERY lazy and looking for quick cash. They use email extractor programs to get your mail addresses (if you don't have a profile on a dating site, that is), and copied form mails and spam programs on automatic reply, very often the BAT!, which can personalize small parts of each letter. They mostly won't read your letters until after the money letter because they don't have time, ie because they're scamming, or trying to scam, as many guys as they can (economies of scale).....and also because they're semi-literate losers who can't speak much English anyway. IN OTHER WORDS, you can write any crap in your replies and they won't react, they're only interested when they're curious to know if you've taken the bait after the money letter. A girl is only involved either occasionally to phone a guy up, especially if he's suspicious, or to pick up the loot at Western Union, with a false ID of course!

More recently, the majority of Russian scammers have started using proxy servers or forged IPs to hide their locations so ALL YOU REALLY NEED TO DO IS TRACE THEIR IP ADDRESS!

If, by any chance, you don't believe any of this, please read: http://www.cheboksa..mers.html

So....if several or more of the following scam signs apply to your Boris (the beautiful Russian 'girl' that is supposedly writing to you), resist the temptation to help 'the poor girl' by sending her money. You're really writing to a sleazy Russian guy sitting in a smoky room in Yoshkar Ola, with a bunch of other sleazy guys spamming indiscriminately on laptops .

# 'girl' writes to you first on a dating site...especially a free one (or an email appears out of nowhere in your mailbox). Real Russian girls are rarely so bold as to write to you first. (unless you're obviously very attractive or rich :))) They will often reply to your mails, but rarely take the initiative. It's the man who does the chasing in Russia. Plus, if they're looking for a partner, they generally prefer him to be Russian speaking and live in Russia. Much more convenient!
# doesn't answer direct questions (sometimes factual mistakes in the letter). Her replies should be exactly that...replies...however short they are.
# girl's much too young for you (or too good to be true/looks like a model/porno star)....although I have noticed a recent tendency for some scammers to use photos of slightly 'less attractive' girls as well.
# girl has some far-fetched excuses for you not visiting her in Russia (criminal city, not the Russian custom, terrorism, it's her dream to come to your country, etc). ALL BULLSHIT!! Actually, the normal way to meet a Russian girl is to visit her in her city first. Russian TV is full of documentaries about Russian girls who have emigrated and got murdered, abandoned, etcetc. They should usually want to meet you first before they gallivant off to your country.
# scammers rarely have children, but most of the real Russian women I've ever met on the internet did (except for Moscow career girls). It's often the reason that they're looking for a partner.
# photos are too revealing (can't be a respectable girl). Respectability is very important to most Russian women (especially Moscow career girls). They're hardly likely to send a half-naked photo to a virtual stranger on the internet. Think about it!
# most of the pics are old and a little bit faded with a curiously grainy quality that soon becomes quite easy to recognise (overuse?). Again a scammer admitted to me that low-quality photos are a key factor in his scamming. I found this curious because a serious Russian girl who's looking for a partner very often saves up and goes to a professional to have a studio set done (often corny ones posing with a chair etc), and/or borrows a digicam at least (dates should also be on the photos you receive). My fiancée did it. Russian girls aren't all that poor anymore, and if they seriously want to leave Russia, they know that posting cheap pics will only attract cheap guys.
# GIRL CLAIMS NOT TO HAVE A MOBILE PHONE. Very unlikely!!! fer f***'s you know a single girl without a mobile phone? Even poor Russian girls can't do without one, they're much cheaper than in Europe and a Megafon telephone card doesn't cost that much either. You should be able to call her whenever you want. On the other hand, not having a landline or a desktop/laptop is very common.
# very long rambling/ecstatic form letters with a strange format, punctation and layout written in scamlish. (world's worst Babelfish translation)
# writes long letters everyday in English. How does she have time to write those long letters if she's working? And if she doesn't have a job, how can she afford a computer + internet connection? Even Internet cafés are relatively expensive in Russia. Anyway, most Russians outside Moscow can hardly speak a word of English. (What's the point of finding a girl you can't communicate with, at least on a basic level?) PLUS.. if she can't speak English, why does she have a non-cyrillic email account like gmail or yahoo? Most real Russians use, or hotmail and yahoo are acceptable if she'll chat with you on messenger (preferably with a webcam).
# falls in 'love' very quickly. Don't let your ego, kind heart, loneliness or lust pull the wool over your eyes. She doesn't really know you. You could be an axe murderer for all she knows. As I mentioned, Russian TV is full of documentaries about Russian girls who have emigrated and got murdered, abandoned, etcetc.
# uses a proxy server to hide his/her location, ie a SOCKS server / GPRS Internet. if you can't trace 'her' IP, it's 100% scam.
THE FIRST THING YOU SHOULD DO IS TRACE HER IP ADDRESS. In fact, it's the only thing you need to do really.

MOST IMPORTANT...if you get this far:
# she asks for money for a tourist 'visa' and/or maybe tickets, ignoring the fact that IT'S VIRTUALLY IMPOSSIBLE FOR A SINGLE, POOR RUSSIAN GIRL TO GET A TOURIST VISA TO A WESTERN COUNTRY!
Most Russian girls outside Moscow and St Petersburg are quite poor, and immigration control would consider them an overstay risk. They would never let be let into your country without a healthy bank account.

She can get a SPONSORED visa with your help, but then she needs a personal letter of invitation from you, a copy of your passport, a proof of your residence in your home country, a completed sponsor's application form (also from you)....not including the documents that she has to fill in herself. She also needs a job in Russia, a letter from her employer and insurance. All of these documents she has to drop off at your national embassy in Moscow WITH PREPAID TICKETS and wait about 10 working days. These are the rules for the Schengen countries anyway...the USA and Canada are almost as, if not more, complicated. Anyway, a normal TOURIST visa + travel costs + hotel rooms would set her back 2000+ US dollars for a trip to the US. She should be asking you for a lot of money! Why should it be so easy for a gorgeous sexy Russian girl just to jump on a plane and fall into bed with you? Anyway, no respectable Russian girl would ask directly for money, but might accept some if you insisted. should check your national embassy website in Moscow for visa prices and procedures.

There are many variations on the scams, some quite slight. Some scammers claim to have a visa already and need money for tickets, a last-minute medical examination, etcetc. Some claim that their mother needs an operation, etcetc. A few more patient and professional scammers will take months before they hit you with the money letter (though if you follow my tips, you should be able to spot the scammers before then). There are even a few real girls scamming, and professional gold-diggers (mostly in the Ukraine). One or two of them are very bold, and not even afraid to use their true identities. These scammers are harder to spot, and there is no easy way to identify them, all you can do is use your instincts and common sense, and DO YOUR HOMEWORK!

and, of course, a ground rule is: DON'T SEND MONEY...unless you're 100% sure she's real.

Another ground rule: if you are looking for a Russian wife/partner, you must be prepared to travel to Russia to meet her. You also need to behave generously towards her; after all, you need to prove that you can support here (and her kids) if she migrates to your country. But if she turns out to be a professional gold-digger, which has never happened to me personally or anyone I know (but I know it does happen), you should try to be philosophical and treat it as an exotic trip to a foreign country, have fun anyway, and try not to waste too much money on her.

There are actually hundreds of perfectly nice Russian girls in Russia but you have to be prepared to go and get them. Chercher la femme. It certainly worked for me.
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