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
arrived at this page via an internet search resulting from an e-mail
that you received, YOU
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
Al Hussein Raisin
This is an internet
scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: AL Hussein Raisin <email@example.com>
Subject: Call me (+447045780075)
Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2009 00:31:02 -0700 (PDT) (03:31 EDT)
am a Diplomat for United Nation named Al Hussein Raisin, mandated to
deliver your inheritance to you in your country of residence. The funds
total US$7.5 Million in three trunk boxes and you were made the
beneficiary for one of these funds by a benefactor whose details will
be revealed to you after handing over the funds to you in accordance
with the Agreement I signed with the benefactor when he enlisted my
assistance in delivering the funds to you.
I am presently
at Hetero Internetional Airport, U.K, and before I can deliver the
funds to you, you have to econfirm the following information so as to
ensure that I am dealing with the right person.
1. Full Name,
3. Age & Occupation,
4. Marital Status,
5. Direct Telephone Number(s). After verification of the information with what I have on file,
shall contact you So that we can make arrangements on the exact time I
will be bringing your package to your residential address. Send the
requested information so that we can proceed immediately.with this my
Al Hussein Raisin
[ 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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