Contrary to what is stated in these scam e-mails, letters, or phone conversations, the IMF does NOT authorize, verify, monitor, or assist in contract or inheritance payments between third parties and/or Governments, nor does it endorse the activities of any bank, financial institution, or other public or private agency.For purposes of clarification, the IMF is an inter-governmental organization whose transactions and operations are carried out directly with its member countries.
Also, any special operations soldier worth his beret will not reveal his location to someone he doesn’t know (or even someone he does! Sometimes with this tactic, they will ask you to email/send mail to the CO to ask for permission. I know some very unlucky people but this is just over the top.
Some times, they are pretending to be "Mix Race" or even White! Some times they say, they are from your local area...
but are currently taking care of some reasonably believable business in Ghana or West Africa, etc.
These scammers prey upon your trust, love, and decency...
There are young men and women in Ghana, who create false profiles on dating sites to defraud unsuspecting single men looking for love from overseas.