Richard La Ruina, 37, from Cambridge has published two bestselling-books on seduction and was named 'Britain's number one superstar chat-up artist' by a newspaper in 2008.
The dating expert says that British women have become entitled and overweight and firmly advises clients to avoid homegrown ladies and go for Eastern European girls - who are more feminine, well mannered and prettier in his opinion.
There’s also some publicly available databases, such as ones that report lost passports.
Finally, Simkomat can detect evidence of digital manipulation of the file.
Scam artists know that many of these men are easy marks.
Attackers set up profiles on dating sites such as Lava Place or hang out on sites like Inter Chat and look for men who seem amorously motivated.
“We don’t know what proportion comes from dating sites, but nearly all of them come with a request to validate an ID of a woman/their virtual girlfriend,” Guennadi Moukine, Simkomat’s COO wrote in an email.
One popular place for Western men to search for potential partners: Russia.
They want a guy who is successful, good-looking and chivalrous even though they don't have much to offer in return.'And they want the man to be a gentleman even though they refuse to fulfill the traditional role of the woman in the household and take care of their looks.
English women just think they deserve to be with a man like that.'I've met so many successful, nice British guys who are struggling to find a girlfriend in the UK dating scene - because English women are looking for too much.
The photo has to be straight on with the head straight up and down.
Other signs are more subtle, such as codes on the document that need to square with other codes.