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: Michael Boateng <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: RECEIVE IT IN GOOD FAITH
Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2008 05:48:11 -0800 (PST) (08:48 EST)
AM MICHEAL BOATENG, THE CHIEF AUDITOR INCHARGE OF FOREIGN REMITTANCE
UNIT OF OUR BANK AND I HAVE HAD THE INTENT TO CONTACT YOU OVER THIS
FINANCIAL TRANSACTION WORTH THE SUM TWENTY SEVEN MILLION ONE HUNDRED
THOUSAND DOLLARS ($27,100.000 USD) FOR OUR SUCCESS.
IS AN ABANDONED SUM THAT BELONGS TO ONE OF OUR BANK FOREIGN CUSTOMERS
WHO DIED ALONG WITH HIS ENTIRE FAMILY THROUGH PLANECRASH DISASTER SINCE
YOU HAVE THE ABSOLUTE AUTHORITY TO CLAIM THE
FUND HENCE YOU ARE A FOREIGNER.AS SOON AS YOU REPLY, STEP TO FOLLOW IN
ORDER TO FINALIZE THIS TRANSACTION IMMEDIATELY WOULD BE DECLEARED TO
YOU.I EXPECT YOU'RE URGENTCOMMUNICATION.
SINCERELY YOURS MICHEAL BOATENG
[ 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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My scam e-mail filtering system is pretty good but it isn't perfect.
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
to have your spam crap mistakenly published on this website as an
scam, the solution is
simple. Don't send me your spam crap.