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!
Prof. KENNETH DENNIS / JOHN BENJAMIN
This is an internet
scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: John Benjamin <email@example.com>
Subject: NOW CONTACT WESTERN UNION PAYMENT AGENT
Date: Tue, 8 Sep 2009 10:09:51 +0000 (06:09 EDT)
is to inform you we have concluded to effect your payment
(USD$950.000,00) Nine Hundred And Fifity Thousand Dollars through
Western Union Money Transfer. But the maximum amount you will be
receiving daily starting from tomorrow onward is $6000 until the funds
is completely paid out to you.
Western Union Agent:
Prof. KENNETH DENNIS Tel: +234-806-581-4373 E-mail:
(Western_uniondirector2yk@hotmail.com) Though, CHARLS BROWN sent $6000
in your name today so contact Prof. KENNETH DENNIS and tell him
to send you the MTCN, Sender Name, Question/Answer to pick the
Please let me know as soon as
you received all your funds ((USD$950.000,00) Nine Hundred And Fifity
Thousand Dollars.Though i am out of country as of now as i am
having a very crucial meeting.
[ 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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