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: Rogers HSBC Water HSBC <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: I NEED YOUR PARTNERSHIP
Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2008 13:22:37 +0530 (IST) (02:52 EST)
I have a new email address!
You can now email me at: email@example.com
Dearest Friend,My name is Mr. Rogers Water, I am a staff of HSBC BANK
PLC in LONDON- UNITED KINGDOM. I work in the operations dept where I
serve as account officer to numerous customers.I am contacting you of a
business transfer, of a huge sum of money from a deceased account the
sum of 4.3Million GBP(Four Million Three Hundred Thousand Great British
Pounds Sterling).Though I know that a transaction of this magnitude
will make any one apprehensive and worried, but I am assuring you that
every documents that will bring about the success of this transaction
would be provided, and all will be well at the end of the day. I
decided to contact you due to the urgency of this transaction.The
deceased person who died Mr Abdou Elzanaty died in an air crash along
with his wife and two children in a plane crash on the 31st October
1999 in an Egyptian airline with other passengers on board was an
American Oil consultant/contractor with the Chinese Solid Minerals
Corporation. You can confirm his death from the BBC WORLD NEWS
published Website below.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/502503.stm. The board of
directors of HSBC Bank Plc, mandated me to look for any known relation
of Mr. Abdou Elzanaty, since after his death.However, all my efforts
traces was abortive, that is the main reason I am writing you this to
ask for your co-operation for us to claim this money because it will
amount to injustice if I do not take this decisive step to secure this
deposit and invest it, because if nobody comes forward to claim the
fund it will be forfeited to the government, based on that, I am
contacting you to assist me in making this transaction a reality.I only
have to approve you as the next of kin/beneficiary and the fund will be
paid into your account as the next of kin. We are to share this money
between ourselves and also donate 10% to charity and the tsunami
victims If this proposal is acceptable by you, please endeavor to
contact me immediately via this my most confidential
email(firstname.lastname@example.org) Do not take undue Advantage of the
trust I have bestowed in you. Please reach me immediately on the above
email address to furnish you with more details of operation and the
modalities. Above all, please handle this deal with maturity and
absolute confidentiality if you found it worthy to be benefited reply
me but if not, notify me on time and better still keep it top secret
due to the nature.Thanks and God bless you for your anticipated
co-operation. Yours truly,Mr.Rogers Water
[ 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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