Conveyer belt strategy versus personalized approach strategy In his/her letters, the scammer is usually very flattering, romantic and seductive.
The scammer explains to each potential victim that he/she feels "something special" about him.
Some scammers fall in love and ask for money within 10 days, while others may correspond for 6-8 months before requesting any money.
The duration of the phase depends on the scammer's own work style.
"She" becomes extremely eager to meet in person, so she decides to find out what her options are as far as visas and travel fare.