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One of the requirements for the fiancée visa is a personal meeting within the last two years.
And YOU will have to file lots of paperwork before she can even fill out her application. In any case, do not send any money without verification of the validity of her visa.
Call the agency directly and ask what safeguards, if any, they have in place to assure that all correspondence you get is legitimate.
You should also get a woman's personal contact information, i.e.
The advantages of online dating are numerous: it's cheaper than going out to fancy restaurants or clubs, there are never "bad hair" or "nothing to wear" days on your first date, and if the date goes sour it is much easier to withdraw from an embarrassing situation by just clicking an "off" button.
Ask her to send you a scanned picture of her visa and then contact the Embassy that issued the visa to confirm its validity.
Some ladies offer to come on a work visa and then to get a fiancée visa later. If you believe her intentions are pure, buy her the tickets instead of giving her the money.
Check all black lists widely available on the Internet. You are much older than her and so far have not been popular with the women of her age? Many girls in Russia do prefer dating older men, and 10-20 years difference is very common.
But be aware that many scammers commonly prey on older western men, since they are considered to be a pretty easy target.