In some cases the scammers may be the one to create a profile on a dating site and wait for a potential victim to contact them.Typically, the profile will include a photograph of a very attractive young woman who will have no trouble attracting would-be suitors.These scammers tend to prey on victims that may be especially lonely, shy or isolated and therefore more vulnerable.
A person can be post-op (has had the surgery) or pre-op (has not yet had the surgery).
The terms transsexual and transgender are often used interchangeably.
An increasing number of people have found life-partners via relationships started online.
Sadly however, scammers have managed to effectively exploit this trend to further their own nefarious ends.
There are a great many quite legitimate dating service websites that allow members to establish online relationships.