If a victim makes the payment, the fraudster either invents a series of further fees for the victim, or simply disappears.There are many variations on this type of scam, including the 419 scam, the Spanish Prisoner scam, the black money scam, Fifo's Fraud and the Detroit-Buffalo scam.Links to pictures and videos of previous tours are then to be found at the bottom of the next page.Love also offers a great search facility, which allows you to search several cities in multiple countries at once, which we thought was a really nice touch.One variant of the scam may date back to the 18th or 19th centuries, as a very similar letter, entitled "The Letter from Jerusalem", is seen in the memoirs of Eugène François Vidocq, a former French criminal and private investigator. One of these, sent via postal mail, was addressed to a woman's husband, and inquired about his health.Another variant of the scam, dating back to circa 1830, appears very similar to what is passed via email today: "Sir, you will doubtlessly be astonished to be receiving a letter from a person unknown to you, who is about to ask a favour from you...", and goes on to talk of a casket containing 16,000 francs in gold and the diamonds of a late marchioness. It then asked what to do with profits from a .6 million investment, and ended with a telephone number.
The number "419" refers to the section of the Nigerian Criminal Code dealing with fraud, the charges and penalties for offenders.
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A border-free world is a world in which any human being has the right to live, love, travel, and work in any country he or she pleases.
While visas are by far one of the biggest barriers for free movement around the world, there are several others which I discuss in the articles below.