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Do you need to put up money at the embassy fiance visit

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Do you need to put up money at the embassy for a fiance visit so that they have money to protect themselves from being scammed?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Fraud Examiner
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
Good evening. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
Could you tell me a bit more about the situation? Has someone you met online asked you to send them money?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
They claimed that they were pulled off a plain because the embassy in ghana needed a deposit to secure there safe passage and would be returned once they arrived
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the additional information. That is a very common scam story.
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
That is a complete fabrication. No on needs to deposit money to leave Ghana or enter the US.
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
Anyone telling you otherwise is a criminal trying to steal your money.
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
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