If you do an image search and the person’s photo appears under several different names, you’re probably dealing with a scammer.
If this happens to you, please report it at ftc.gov/complaint — click on Scams and Rip-Offs, then select Romance Scams. He is reluctant to talk about the drill operations because I am a geologist and I have worked in the petroleum industry. He needs over 6k to replace a stake-bed tow truck (he calls it a tow rig wich is not correct a rig is a drill vehicle that looks similar to a big truck with a drill machine on it.) the type of work he would be doing would not utilize a rig unless it was being done incorrectly.
Additionally if there was an accident the insurance would immediately replace the equipment within hours.
He has written twenty-seven books, selling 10 million copies, including the three million-selling Boundaries series.
John is founder of the Townsend Institute for Leadership and Counseling and conducts the Townsend Leadership program.
Unfortunately, online dating scams are all too common.