There is a rise of businesses who teach men how they can meet women themselves without the use of a dating agency, some of which use the label pickup artist.
Marriage agencies run by clergymen were introduced to England and Wales in the late 18th century, prompting considerable amusement from the social commentators of the day.
We would suggest very strongly that you do not use these websites.
In short – he take your money for a period of membership for nothing until your membership runs out then refuse to do anything, and when you make complain to this scammer he starting to threaten you with things like that he will black list your email address.
The internet and speed dating agencies are the biggest of the group.
Many men are looking for a reliable service from a particular city to help them in organizing their visits etc. It means that the earlier your agency joins the program, the closer it will be to the top of the list.
1) mention of someone dying to develop sympathy 2) how poor they have been and how expensive anything is 3) what they are paying to send letters 4) anytime they ask for money 5) when "chocolates" are more important than the dead father, etc.
6) they do not address your letter except for a few lines at the start 7) the body of what they say is too general 8) they purposefully do not get to the point in order to string out the number of letters Real Russian girls would never complain about money, ever.
They should be more interested in you than "their poor little story" or receiving gifts.