Ghana dating usa questions are posted to this forum, and you can scan through the issues to see the ones I refer to, while others have emailed me directly for my advice or thoughts, as I am an American living in Ghana and married for 17 years to a Ghanaian.
In the vast majority of cases, all of these poor innocents were being scammed or conned by the Ghanaian friend, whether male or female, it mattered little. Anyway, I am sure you are seeing a pattern here. It is gimme, gimme, gimme. There are several websites that now have information about cyber-dating scams, and I am Ghana dating usa them below. If the issue is an unpaid doctor or hospital bill, tell them you will send money only to the hospital.
I think people were just trying to scam to get money. I am a Ghanaian living in the US and this is what gives us a bad reputation. I thank you for setting things straight.
You saved me from a lot of grief. May God bless u always 4 this imfo. I am so glad I found you here. I have met a man on the net who claims he is an Italian who is in a business partnership with 3 others in Italy He states he has moved to Ghana due to a contract won by his company. He states he is an engineer involved with the new rd being built from accra to kumasi. Over lots of conversations I began to have
Ghana dating usa for this man, He has sent me 24 roses just yesterday by total surprise, i was thrilled but also have the seeds of doubt in my mind, He seems to be a very nice person, He calls himslf Shon Micheals and states that he is staying at the Grande Hotel in AccraHe has asked me to come over to Accra to see him and I must admit I am very worried about it.
I have never been out of Australia and I would not like
Ghana dating usa be stranded so far "Ghana dating usa" home.
I do have a photo of him although as you say anyone can download a photograph, I have sent him over some clothing purchased by me over here, It is due to arrive there in the next 7 or so days. I am concerned that he may not be the person he is saying he is.
He "Ghana dating usa" told me he is white and is of Italian background Can you offer any advise please my personal email address is leisadanson hotmail. Hi Everyone, I would like first of all to say thankyou to Barbara for saving me a lot of heartache, The guy Shon Micheals I was talking about in an earlier posting is definatly a fraud!
For four weeks I was courted and treated like a queen, and then The questions were asked Do I have a credit card? Do I in helping people? I also recieved a beautiful bouquet of roses from this fellow who was trying to butter me up before the This person will tell you he is Italian and he is in Ghana on business I did not send this gorgeous man any money, so I am one of the lucky ones.
He said he would send me the check but his hotel bill had to be paid tomorrow. He proclaimed to love me though he never met me. Ladies, if you meet a hunk named Kevin van, don't get involved. If he pulls the same trick I will know. Phil had done a show on this. Please take a look here as well. Still, the best advice, trust your gut instincts. Keep your credit cards and your bank accounts to yourself. I have read about Ghanians scanning Americans for a long time and also I have friends who live in the U.
I am someone who met a Ghanian over the internet and we are actually still talking. We have been since October. It has been the opposite I have
Ghana dating usa several bouquets of roses, pretty arrangements of other flowers, candy, cards and jewelry. I have questioned my friend about motive and honestly I believe he is sincere about what made him want to began conversing with me, but there are some out there who scam Americans and others that give the sincere ones a bad name.
Although I still for some odd reason at times question his motive yet he has never asked for any money from me. He have only sent several gifts that were so beautiful and expensive, I know because I check everything always pricing stuff. I am supposed to be flying there in June to Ghana dating usa him and his family and he is paying for my plane ticket.
We talk all day long and I hold conversations wit his sister and friends. I actually believe that I have found one out of many whom is sincere, but meeting anyone over the internet leave much to be desired no matter what country you live in or city or state in America you reside in.
I agree that yes we mus be careful but I wouldn't put all "Ghana dating usa" in the same category. It is sad that some do it.
So far I haven't been asked for money but I am smarter than that anyway. If asked I would not even question it it's just not gon happen. I am glad to hear that you caught a good one.
What is happening is very sad, and it is most unfortunate that it paints Ghanaian men and women with such a broad brush. Still, you sound like you've got a good head on your shoulders, and I believe you will trust your instincts as regards your friend.
I would be remiss if I didn't tell you, though, that many times the gifts are how it starts. One of the previous posters received a beautiful flower arrangement just the day before she questioned his motives. That angered him to no end, Ghana dating usa coincidentally or not, "Ghana dating usa" later someone hacked her computer and a single word kept flashing on her monitor, which happened to be a Ghanaian name and she was not familiar with that name, as she told me, "I don't even know what that means!
If you do come to Ghanaenjoy your trip, keep your head about you, and don't bring credit cards. Hi Barb, and Hi SunsineChicago. I've also met a Ghanaian man on the internet and am planning to meet him this summer. I'm flying into Ghana with his cousin that lives over here and I'm very excited.
I agree that it's important to be smart Ghana dating usa it and be careful. You have to make intelligent decisions and quite frankly I don't have money Ghana dating usa around to give away.
But there are also nice, caring, interesting and honest people in the world and you have to be open to meeting them as well. Like Barb for instance. I've enjoyed some of my email conversations with her as well. Maybe I'll see you guys in Accra. I'm leaving Memorial Day weekend and staying for two weeks. All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers. Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. An American in Ghana: Advice about internet dating.
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