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
arrived at this page via an internet search resulting from an e-mail
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: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
Subject: FROM:MORRIS BUBAA AND SICK MOTHER
Date: Sat, 22 Nov 2008 21:10:41 -0430 (20:40 EST)
FROM MORRIS BUBAA AND SICK MOTHER
ABIDJAN COTE D`IVOIRE
NAME IS MORRIS BUBAA . NATIONALITY SIERRA LEONE. IAM 23 YEARS OLD,
A STUDENT.I LOST MY FATHER YEARS BACK. HE DIED DRURING THE
POLITICAL CRISIS IN MY COUNTRY. MY LATE FATHER WAS ONE OF THE DIRECTORS
UNDER TIJAN KABBAH GOVERNMENT.
MY MOTHER IS AGED SHE IS
51 YEARS OLD A SICK WOMAN. WE ARE LIVING IN COTE D'IVOIRE SINCE PAST
SIX MONTH. IT IS MY DESIRE TO WRITE FROM MY HEART HOPING THAT YOU WILL
NOT BETRAY US. MY FATHER DIVERTED SOME HUGE OF MONEY WHICH HE DEPOSITED
IN FAVOUR OF HIS FORIEGN PARTNER WITH A BANK IN THIS COUNTRY WHEN HE
WAS ALIFE, IN FACT IN A BRIFE I INTRODUTION.
THE INFORMATION WILL BE GIVEN TO YOU WHEN I HEAR FROM YOU. THIS
MONEY TOTALING US$ 25,000,000.00 (TWENTY FIVE MILLION UNITED STATES
DOLLAR NOW WE ARE SEEKING FOR A TRUSTED PERSON WHO WILL RECEIVE THIS
MONEY INTO HIS/HER ACCOUNT FOR ONWARD INVESTMENT. OWEVER, WHAT WE
NEEDED FROM YOU IS YOUR GOOD ASSISTANCE IN HELPING US TRANSFERRING THE
SUM TO YOUR ACCOUNT SINCE WE ARE INEXPERENCED IN THE WORLD OF BUSINESS,
THAT'S THE REASON WHY WE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR SUPPORT.
DOCUMENT CONCERNING THE DEPOSIT MAY BE GIVEN TO YOU FOR YOUR
VERIFICATION. WE REALLY NEED TO MOVE THE FUND OUT OF THIS COUNTRY TO
YOUR COUNTRY. I AND MY MOTHER HAVE DECIEDED TO GIVE YOU 10% OF THE
TOTAL SUM FOR YOUR KIND ASSISTANCE. THE WORLD IS FULL OF BAD PEOPLE
PLEASE CAN YOU PROVE YOUR GENUITY TO US FOR US TO HAVE YOU AS A
SORRY I AM NOT SAYING YOU ARE BAD PERSON BUT
CONSIDER THAT THIS IS MONEY AND HOW THE MONEY WAS GOTTEN. IT IS
INHERITACE AND LAST HOPE. SHOW YOUR INTEREST AND WE PROCEED ON THE NEXT
STEP OF ACTION. COTE D`IVOIRE IS NO LONGER CONDUSIVE FOR US TO STAY. WE
LOOK FORWARD FOR YOUR URGENT REPLY.YOU CAN CALL US AT +22508572443
MY BEST REGARDS.
MORRIS BUBAA AND MOTHER
[ 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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Occasionally a regular spam e-mail may get mistakenly published here as
419 scam. This is inadvertent. If you are a spammer and you don't wish
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scam, the solution is
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