As soon as he returned, he promised, he'd come visit Smalley in Ohio. The spirited e-mail romance hummed along for another two months before there was a problem. Even after the bank told her the money orders had been altered — they were purchased for , but then "washed" and doctored to read 0 — she still held out hope.
Richie said his boss paid him in postal money orders, and he was having trouble cashing them. Could she cash the money order for him, then wire the money to him in Nigeria? But a friend pointed her to an Internet site devoted to Nigerian scams, and suddenly, Smalley's world crashed down around her.
Carol was a new comer to internet dating sites and she hoped and prayed that people registered on the site where good God fearing people like her and there was just a chance she would meet her soul mate.
She thought the site would be safe and people on it would be similar to her.
Free users can create a profile, search for matches, and communicate with other members – all without spending a penny.
Only two features not included in the seven-day free trial:online chatting and the audio and video portions of instant messaging. New members fill out basic information like gender, location, and birth date, then respond to a page of multiple choice questions.
Three additional free days are granted when a photo is posted.
Founded in 1999, Christian Café stands out thanks to the thousands of success stories that can be found in the site’s testimonials section.Spotting Discrepancies Reading or Listening Between the Lines Beware Speed Community Q&A Online dating scams are rife. You do not have to be rich and you do not have to be stupid.You just have to be looking for love, a search that causes you to be more vulnerable than usual.When Theresa Smalley received a note from Richie last January asking if she wanted to chat, she was flattered. The two began exchanging e-mails, friendly at first, but quickly swelling in intensity and passion.By Valentine's Day, Smalley received a box of chocolate candy, a teddy bear, and a helium balloon that said "I love you." Smalley, 46, was hooked, even though she had never met him.
Christian Cafe is also Christian owned and operated, a fact that sets it apart from the other major players in the Christian dating niche.