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: CHRISTOPHER CLINT <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: GOOD NEWS
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 08:55:34 -0800 (PST) (11:55 EST)
¡Tengo nueva dirección de correo!
Ahora puedes escribirme a:email@example.com
- ATTN SIR/ MADAM, MY NAME IS CHRISTOPHER CLINT. I WORK WITH THE
BANKERS TRUST BANK PLC AS A GROUP HEAD TREASURY DEPARTMENT. IN THE
DISCHARGE OFMY DUTY, I STUMBLED ON THIS DOMICILIARY ACCOUNT THAT HAS
REMAINED DORMANT WITH FORTYFIVE MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED
STATES DOLLARS($45.5M) IN IT. ON PERSONAL INVESTIGATION,I DISCOVERED
THAT THE ACCOUNT HOLDER DIED IN THE BOMB BLAST IN IKEJA CANTONMENT
ON,27 ST OFJAN 2002 WITH THE MEMBERS OF HIS FAMILY WHO SHOULD BE THE
NEXT OF KIN TO THE AMOUNT. I AM WRITING YOU SO THAT WE CAN WORK
TOGETHER TO REMIT THIS AMOUNT OF MONEY INTO YOUR ACCOUNT BY PRESENTING
YOU AS THE NEXT OF KIN HENCE THEDEPOSITOR HAPPENED TO BE A FOREIGNER.
IT IS A SIMPLE PROCESS WHICH WILLTAKE A SHORT WHILE TO PROCESS.
OUTSIDETHIS,THE BANK MANAGEME NT WILLCONFISCATE THIS AMOUNT OF MONEY AS
UN CLEARED EFFECTS AND SEND IT BACK TO THE NIGERIAN DEPOSIT INSURANCE
CORPORATION ACCOUNT.. NOTE HERE THAT I WILL BE DUE TO LEAVE THE BANK IN
LESS THAN FIVE MONTHS FROM NOW AS BANKERS BANK PLC HAVERECENTLY BEEN
AQUIRED BY GOLF BANK PLC. KINDLY FORWARD THIS INFORMATION IF ARE
INTRESTED ON THIS PROJECT 1.YOUR FULL NAME AND ADDRESS 2.YOUR HOUSE AND
OFFICE TELEPHONE NUMBERS 3.YOUR OCCUPATION. 4.YOUR AGE IF I HEAR FROM
YOU, I WILL TELL YOU ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE MONEY AND THE
OPERATIONAL ETHOD WE CAN USE TO EFFECT THE REMITTANCE INTO YOUR ACCOUNT
FOR OURMUTUAL BENEFIT.YOU ALSO CONTACT ME THROUGH
firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE THAT THE TRANSFER OF THE ENTION FUND TO
YOUR ACCOUNT WILL BE MADE THROUGH WACHOVIA BANK OF NEW YORK SINCE
CHOVIA BANK IS AN AFFILATED PAYING BANK OT THE BANKERS TRUST BANK AND
THERE WILL BE NO TRANSFER FEE OR COST. BEST REGARDS MR CHRISTOPHER
[ 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.