The e-mail here 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 one on this page or if you have
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that you received, YOU
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
This is an internet
scam! Do NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: David Marsh
Subject: CONTACT ME ASAP.
Date: Sun, 16 Nov 2008 16:32:17 -0000 (11:32 EST)
Mr. David Marsh
Head of Investigation Dept,
HSBC Bank PLC
8 Canada Square
London E14 5HQ
SUBJECT: BENEFICIARY SUM OF 30 MILLION POUNDS STERLING GB.
am seeking your cooperation to present you to my bank as the Next of
kin to Mrs. Sigrid Fassnacht, a foreign contractor from Germany who
died on a plane crash on July 25th 2000.Mrs Sigrid, her husband Rudi
Fassnacht, and their two daughters perished in the air France Concorde
New York bound flight.
Before her death, she was a contractor to
British national petroleum Cooperation (BNPC) and has a bank balance
with my bank to the amount of (30 Million pounds sterling GB) which
will be paid to you as her Beneficiary. For your information, I am the
head of Claims Department with HSBC Bank PLC London.
directors of HSBC Bank PLC mandated me to look for any known relatives
of Mrs. Sigrid Fassnacht since her death no one has come forward to
claim on her fund; all my efforts traces have not been successful. It
came to my understanding that there is no relative left. Based on that,
I am writing you to ask for your cooperation to front you to my bank as
the supposed next of kin/business partner to the Late Mrs. Sigrid
Fassnacht to enable us claim this money, it will amount to injustice if
we do not take this decisive step to secure this Deposit and invest it,
because if nobody comes forward to claim over the fund in the next 30
days from now it will be forfeited to the British government as
unclaimed fund. For that reason, I am contacting you to assist me in
making this transaction a reality. I only have to approve your
application as the next of kin and the Fund (30 Million pounds) will be
paid to you as the Beneficiary. We are to share this money between
ourselves, 10% we will donate to charity orga
I will need your
name in full, address, fax and phone number to enable me commence on
securing all legal documents that will proof you as the next of
Kin/business partner to our deceased customer Mrs. Sigrid Fassnacht.
Note that this transaction is 100% risk free. I will commence
immediately in securing all legal documents in your favor on your
acceptance to fully cooperate with me.
I await your urgent response to enable us commence this project and nature it to reality.
Mr. David Marsh.
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
It's important to note that
any real people or legitimate
organizations mentioned in these scam e-mails have absolutely no
with this scam!
The scammers never use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help them
convince you that they are genuine.
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,
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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