Of course you can just wait and see if she asks you for money.But you probably don't want to get to the point when she actually starts asking for money, right? So, here it goes: Russian scam is fairly easy to detect by IP address.And now it is not just a 'Boris The Blade' here and a Sergey there , "scamming" has become quite a large crime industry, where street-smart but not very ethical enterpreneurs rent office space, buy computers and supplies, and hire students with English skills to write and send scam letters. In all this one can even see some justice as if a weak one beats a strong one, a poor one wins over a rich one.Scamming even has a more colorful and "patriotic" name duping the riches. Of course, one needs to lull the conscience scammers sleep badly, as is well-known. Sometimes such messages appear in your inbox out of nowhere, even if you do not have a profile on any dating site. The clients of dating agency sites get messages like this regularly.Magical Girlfriend series show up in shonen, but seem to skyrocket in popularity within the seinen crowd. for when the Magical Girlfriend wakes up to how much of a geeky loser her love interest is and begins calling him on it, and Action Girlfriend if she's more action-oriented than magical. There are a couple of shojo series too, one being Yuu Watase's Gender Flipped Magical are somewhere in the DNA of the Magical Girlfriend. The Magical Girlfriend might be a Magical Girl, but the tropes shouldn't be confused.
Conversely, Magical Girlfriends often feel they cause more problems than they solve, and the guy is just putting up with them due to niceness.
Correspondingly, a scammer is that very bearded Boris who starts a quick Internet-affair and then asks for money.
Did you know that "recently the word" scam is understood in ex Soviet Union without the translation, and it has a specific meaning dating in the Internet for swindling money.
He is either unable to get a date at all, or has had his sensitive poet's heart broken by a cruel bitch who was only toying with his affections, forcing him to withdraw from all feminine companionship.
Exactly how strongly this is exaggerated depends on the writers.