He's hunting through chat rooms, dating sites and social networking sites searching for victims, looking to cash in on romance.
If you are over 40, recently divorced, a widow, elderly or disabled then all the better in his eyes.
Scammers use any weakness they find to their advantage.
It's the newest evolution of the Nigerian advance fee (419) scam.
In June 2015, the Commission approved a €3 billion German state aid scheme to promote investment in high speed broadband infrastructure, especially for rural areas where private investment is lacking.
In September 2016, Germany notified to the Commission three VULA products proposed by Deutsche Telekom, DNS: Net and Net Cologne for their respective broadband roll-out projects under the national next generation access (NGA) scheme.
You or someone you know may be dating this person online right now. No matter how good they sound, things aren't what they appear to be.
In reality you're talking to a criminal sitting in a cybercafé with a well-rehearsed script he's used many times before.
The Commission concluded that the three proposed VULA products fulfil the requirements set out in its approval decision of June 2015.
This in turn allows vectoring technology to start being used in state-funded high speed broadband networks in Germany. International Youth Day 2017: Celebrating young people's contribution to peace The European Commission joins the celebration of this year's International Youth Day (#Youth Day), the theme of which is 'Youth Building Peace', focussing on young people's contributions to conflict prevention and transformation as well as inclusion, social justice, and sustainable peace.