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!
Mrs. Janet Sunset / Sir John Ntepe
This is an internet
scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: Janet Sunset <email@example.com>
Subject: Attention: Beneficiary
Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2009 20:39:47 +0000 (GMT) (16:39 EDT)
dear be informed that your fund of One Million Five Hundred thuosand
United State Dollars ($1,500,000.00USD) has been deposited to Western
Union for immediate transfer, The payment will be sent to you
instalmentally by western Union, the amount you will receive per each
day is $5,000.00 ( Five thousand Dollars ) The Minister Trust Funds of
Nation will be sending to you the current standard track details you
need to pick up your ($5,000) payment by western union every day till
you receive the total amount of $1,500,000.00 United State Dollars.
Director administrator trust funds have already signed your payment,
now you are free to contact the western union payment office on this
email( firstname.lastname@example.org ) however, kindly
contact the below person who
is in position to release your payment by Western Union per $5,000 a day.
Sir John Ntepe,
Western Union Department Benin,
E-mail:( email@example.com )
Western Union Payment Center has been mandated to issue out your
payment and you have to stop any further communication with any other
person(s) or office(s) to avoid any hitches in receiving your
payment.Note that the administrator payment need this details from you
to process your payment:
Your full name_________________________
Your Phone number____________________
now by asking Reverrend Ntepe your payment MTCN Number because as soon
as you sent this required details to Sir John Ntepe, he will start
sending your payment by Western Union.And do let me know immediately
you get your
money for us to share the joy together.
Mrs. Janet Sunset.
[ 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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