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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Attorney Bill Gateway
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From: bill gateway <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue, 19 May 2009 17:37:59 +0000 (13:37 EDT)
To Whom It May Concern,
are you? Since health is the fundamental principle of life and human
existence therefore, I must not forget to ask about your health and
your family as well? Hope all of you are fine, if so splendid. I wish
to bring to your notice a request that would be of immense benefit, I
want to present you as a beneficiary to my client late Mr. Dominic Dim
Deng. I got your contact when I was searching for reliable business
partner, who I can trust and have confidence in. However, one fact to
know is the essential sadness to pass through life without experience,
yet is also sad to pass through life without sharing once experience
and weakness to others, I am Attorney Bill Gateway from United Kingdom.
In respect to your profile, it’s my pleasure to relate this issue
to you, my late Client (Mr. Dominic Dim Deng) was returning with a
military delegation to the regional capital, Juba, from a political
conference in the town of Wau on Friday, 2 May 2008, he should had
being in (Juba) for a political meeting, it’s a sad story that we lost
him in plane crash. See this website for confirmation,
Client was in Malaysia for a project on 4th night of these incident,
the project worth about ($25,500.000.00), Twenty Five Millions Five
Hundred Thousand Dollars, deposited with a Security and finance company
in Malaysia, and he was expected to be in Malaysia as soon as he return
from juba, but sadly he met his sudden death. I need your humble
assistance to retrieve my late Client funds from the security and
finance company into your care as we come over for investment as I
cannot come out for this fund as you know that I am his personal
attorney. All the documents of this fund and the where about are all in
my possession. I need your urgent update of your interested to this
Attorney Bill Gateway
Please send further response to my private email on, email@example.com
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It's important to note that
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.
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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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