And I know there are scammers on the free Thai dating site I run myself.
In truth the only way to avoid scammers is to use a marriage agency that introduces you to prospective Thai brides face to face.
This is what is called a scam and not just tourists in Thailand encounter them but also expats actually living here that just haven’t got the experience to know when to believe a Thai person and when better to be careful. Is it because a large part of the Thai population is still extremely poor working for 300 Baht a day or even less and see a “walking ATM” in every foreigner they come across?
Or is it because we always have that nice marketing slogan “Thailand – Land of Smiles” in our head and just tend to believe all the crap Thai people are telling us if they give us their charming smile? Below are ten of the most common scams in Thailand and a few of them are actually being conducted by foreigners that run out of money – there is a growing number of them who rather go this way than “giving up” and getting on a plane back to their home country.
Nigerian man arrested by Thai police on suspicion of operating an online scamming scheme targeting Thai women on online dating sites.
This followed scores of complaints to the Thai police.
But at least they’ll shield you from potential scams such as Nigerian men posing as young Asian girls.The scammers are using their images without their knowledge or permission to deceive their victims and steal their money.The scammers are using their images without their knowledge and permission to deceive their victims and scam them out of money.It has emerged that such online activity involves preying on both Thai women and foreign men online.(Source: Daily News Thailand) Thai women have been leading the surge in internet usage in the Kingdom for years.That’s a lot of money to lose, especially if you’re middle aged and can’t build another nest egg.