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
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
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scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: David Eastwood <email@example.com>
Subject: Business Proposal
Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 02:03:05 +0300 (EAT) (Tue, 19:03 EDT)
Name: David Eastwood
Subject:Investment And Management
Funds For Investment And Management
I am facilitating for a private investor who has interest to do business
relative to long term investments in your Company or Country. The area of
interest is Health, Real Estate, Crude-Oil, Farm, Services and
construction or any business of your choice.
You will be required to:
. Receive the funds in cash into a business/private bank account.
. Invest and Manage the funds in the specified areas of investment.
The total sum available for investment is ONE HUNDRED MILLION, FIVE
HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS ( USD$100,500,000.00 ) . My client
is willing to pay 10% as participation fee for your role as the receiver
partner to the funds and a subsequent 10% "Management Commission" for your
advised investment services. Absolute confidentiality and professionalism
is required in the handling of this funds and subsequent investments.
You may as well send me your Cell phone numbers as well as your complete
details so to ease communication.
I look forward to your swift response.
Kindly send your response to my direct email
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
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.
This is just a small sampling of the
many hundreds of advance fee fraud e-mails received each day here at
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.
If you receive one of these scam mails, simply delete it as you would any other spam mails.
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