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Scam in Indiana

Hi, I am new to the group, and as many of you probably a vicitim of a scam.  I was matched to a BM in mid Dec.  The BM has 3 children, the…

Started by Terri Riley

2 Mar 31
Reply by Terri Riley

Amy Ost/cumbee- Amy Jo Slanina - Christy/cc Miller - Marissa Foltz is back

We were recently scammed by Amy Ost-Cumbree. She was covered by Dateline back in 2006. She was in jail but was recently released. This is i…

Started by Rebecca

0 Jan 2, 2012

Avoiding Adoption Scams

I want to invite you to learn more about a new and one-of-a-kind adoption scams course. Admittedly, this post is promotional in nature, but…

Started by Hal Kaufman

0 May 4, 2011

Scam in Kansas City area

Overland Park Kansas Detective Dennis Reaser is conducting an investigation of a birth mother adoption scam being perpetrated by a suspect…

Started by Lynne Banks

0 Mar 22, 2011

Demetria Lacey in Oklahoma

If you have had any dealings with her, please email me privately.  An investigation is under way.   Lynne

Started by Lynne Banks

0 Mar 3, 2011

My Advice on How to Avoid Being Scammed (Because I never thought I would be!)

I posted this on another post, but I wanted to also post it here. I just dealt with an emotional scammer for the past 7 weeks. I've heard o…

Started by Leslie Wright

2 Apr 9, 2010
Reply by Hal Kaufman

please read the story of how we were scammed It's a cautionary tale, in so many ways.  Having said that, I would never ever trade my children for any…

Started by Mary Greene

0 Mar 6, 2010

I have spent hours crying over all of the scams we have encountered in our independent adoption search.We are now going with an agency.How is everyone raising money to fianance their adoptions.Ideas?

HI everyone, we are now trying to do an agency adoption and working to find ways to raise money to get the initial part of the money to the…

Started by Misty Myers

1 Jul 10, 2009
Reply by Kristin A




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