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: cephas galley <email@example.com>
Subject: I NEED YOUR URGENT REPLY
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 03:02:39 -0800 (PST) (06:02 EST)
I am a well-established consultant in the sub -region West - Africa handling a wide range of trade and investment matters.
Just recently, I was consulted and mandated by a top female client of mine to source for her:
1. A country that is politically stable that has an excellent climate.
2. A top personality by whom investment on a large scale could be handled.
client has a very huge amount of money to invest in your country on
viable projects in your care based on my recommendation due to your
Your main responsibility is to ensure the total evacuation of the funds from Ghana where it is secured at the moment.
Should you however be in a position to secure these funds and to handle the investment desire of my client,
notify me as a matter of urgency so that I can give the details and
also arrange for an early meeting where we shall discussed among
others, investment areas, evacuation or transfer of the funds and above
all the parentage benefits.
Please note that this transaction is confidential and should be treated as such.
Expecting your early response.
[ 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
to have your spam crap mistakenly published on this website as an
scam, the solution is
simple. Don't send me your spam crap.