This is just one type of the thousands
of scam e-mail variants
sent out each day by 419 scammers. If you've received an e-mail even
remotely similar to the scam published here or if you have
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that you received, YOU
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From: Mrs.Susan Iwanski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Greetings in the name of God
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 03:36:02 -0400
Greetings in the name of God,Pls let this not sound strange to you for my
only surviving lawyer who would have done this died early this year.i prayed
and got you email id from your country's guest book which i have been with
my late husband and like to visit once more if God will in his infinite
I am Mrs.Susan Iwanski from Netherlands,I am 62 years old,i am deaf and
suffering from a long time cancer of the breast which also affected my
brain,from all indication my conditions is really deteriorating and it is
quite obvious that, according to my doctors they have advised me that i may
not live for the next two months,this is because the cancer stage has gotten
to a very bad stage.
I was brought up from a motherless babies home was married to my late
husband for twenty years without a child ,died in a fatal motor accident
Before his death.
Since his death I decided not to re-marry,I sold all my inherited belongings
and deposited all the sum of $15.5million dollars with a Security Company.
Presently, this money is still with them and the management just wrote me as
the true owner to come forward to receive the money for keeping it so long
or rather issue a letter of authorization to somebody to receive it on my
behalf since I can not come over because of my illness or they get it
Presently, I'm with my laptop in a hospital where I have been undergoing
treatment for cancer of the lungs. I have since lost my ability to talk and
my doctors have told me that I have only a few months to live.
It is my last wish to see that this money is invested to any organization of
your choice and distributed each year among the charity organization,the
poor and the motherless babies home where i come from.
I want you God fearing, to also use this money to fund orphanages and
widows,I took this decision, before i rest in peace because my time will
soon be up.
As soon as I receive your reply I shall give you the contact of my Security.
I will also issue you a letter of authority that will prove you as the new
beneficiary of my fund. Please assure me that you will act accordingly as I
stated herein.please you should reply your positive response through this mail address below
Waiting for your reply.
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
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any real people and / or legitimate
organizations whose actual names or other details appear in
these scam e-mails have absolutely no
with this scam!
Scammers never use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help make themselves and their scam appear legitimate.
This is just a small sampling of the
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headquarters. It is 100% pure B.S. Purity Guaranteed!
There are many different types of 419 scam (examples)
but they all promise you something (fortune, job with salary /
low-interest loan, lottery prize,
bargain gold dust / diamonds,
work visa, etc.) in return
for a small 'fee' or some kind of remittance. Of course, there is no
fortune, no job, no loan, no prize to be had. It's just a ploy to get
willingly send them money.
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