The e-mail here is just one type of the thousands
variants of scam e-mails
sent out each day by 419 scammers. If you've received an e-mail even
remotely similar to the one on this page, or if you have
arrived at this page via an internet search, I can 100%
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
This is an internet scam! Do not send these scammers money.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: Philip Hanks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Attention: Mike Rotch
Date: Sun, 20 Jul 2008 14:26:39 -0400
FROM THE DESK OF:
DR. PHILIP HANKS.
DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE
Swift Code: BPH KPL PK,
A/C#: 329606=101244=169=678 FOREIGN REMITTANCE DEPARTMENT
YOUR OVER DUE INHERITANCE FUND
THIS IS TO NOTIFY YOU THAT YOUR OVER DUE INHERITANCE FUND
HAS BEEN GAZZETED AND AWAITING RELEASE, VIA KEY TELEX TRANSFER (KTT )
-DIRECT WIRE TRANSFER TO YOU BY THE SENATE COMMITTEE FOR FOREIGN OVER
DUE FUND TRANSFER.
MEANWHILE,A WOMAN CAME TO MY OFFICE FEW DAYS AGO WITH A LETTER,CLAIMING
TO BE YOUR TRUE REPRESENTATIVE.
HERE ARE HER INFORMATIONS:
NAME: JANET WHITE
BANK NAME: CITY BANK
USA. ACCOUNT Number: 6503809428.
PLEASE,DO RECONFIRM TO THIS OFFICE ,AS A MATTER OF URGENCY IF THIS
WOMAN IS FROM YOU SO THAT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WILL NOT BE HELD
RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING INTO THE WRONG ACCOUNT NAME. THE RESERVE BANK
GOVERNOR,EXECUTIVE, BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND THE SENATE COMMITTEE FOR
DUE INHERITTANCE FUND HAVE APPROVED AND ACCREDITED THIS REPUTABLE BANK
WITH THE OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE / FOREIGN
OPERATIONS,TO HANDLE AND TRANSFER ALL FOREIGN INHERITTANCE FUNDS THIS
SECOND QUARTER PAYMENT OF THE YEAR.
HOWEVER,WE SHALL PROCEED TO ISSUE ALL PAYMENTS DETAILS TO THE SAID
MRS.WHITE,IF WE DO NOT HEAR FROM YOU WITHIN THE NEXT SEVEN WORKING DAYS
CONGRATULATIONS IN ADVANCE.
DR. PHILIP HANKS,DIRECTOR,
ALL BANK GOVERNOR CC: BOARD OF DIRECTORS
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
It's important to note that
any real people or legitimate
organizations mentioned in this e-mail have absolutely no connection
with this scam!
None of the scammers use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help them
convince you that they are genuine.
Whatever these scammers tell you, DON'T
believe a word of it!!!
This is just a small sampling of the
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There are many different types of 419 scam (examples)
but they all promise you something (fortune, job with salary/commision,
low-interest loan, lottery prize,
cheap 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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