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 Post subject: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 12:03 pm 
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received this today looks like it is an attempt to gather personal information probably for identity theft !

YAHOO!& OUTLOOK WINDOW LIVE AWARD PROMOTION CENTER
Promotions/ Prize Award Department South Africa.

This is to inform you that you have won prize money of Three Million
Eight Hundred Thousand United States Dollars, ($ 3,800, 000.00)on our
ongoing Monthly Bonanza AWARD 2021 prize promotion, which was
organized by YAHOO! INC, AOL, GMAIL and MSN WINDOWS LIVE AWARDS.

Yahoo/Msn collects all email addresses of the people that are active
online, among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo and Hotmail and
few from other E-mail Providers. Five people are selected this month
to benefit from this promotion and you are one of the lucky Selected
Winners.

PAYMENT OF PRIZE AND CLAIM

Winners shall be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Center.
YAHOO & OUTLOOK WINDOWS LIVE PRIZE AWARD must be claimed no later than
10 days from date of Draw Notification. Any Prize not claimed within
this period will be forfeited.

Stated below are your identification numbers:
BATCH NUMBER: MFI/06/APA-43658
REFERENCE NUMBER:2004434522
WINNING NUMBER: 14, 21,30,34,47,71
PIN: 1206

These numbers fall within the Africa Location file, you are requested
to contact our fiduciary agent in South Africa and send your winning
identification numbers to him:

Agent Name: Mr. Charles Robert
Address: 1st Floor Medical Mews,Sandton City,South Africa.
PLEASE CONTACT HIM THROUGH THIS EMAIL, ADDRESSES:
E-mail: charlesrobert040@outlook.com
E-mail: charlesrobert1163@aol.com
Phone: +27838681762

You are advised to send the following information’s to your agent to
facilitate the release of your winning fund to you.

1. Full Names…………………………………...
2. Country…………………………………...…...
3. Contact Address………………………...….
4. Telephone Number…………………….….
5. Fax Number……………………...………….
6. Marital Status……………………………….
7. Occupation………………………………….
8. Date of birth………………………………
9. Sex……...…………………………………….

Mrs. Linda Naidoo
Lottery coordinator
Yahoo! & Outlook Board

..................................................................................................................................................................................................................

WARNING!! WARNING!! WARNING!! WARNING!! WARNING!! WARNING!!
WARNING!! WARNING!!

Do not tell people about your Prize Award until your money is
successfully handed over to you to avoid disqualification that may
arise from double claim.

You may also receive similar e-mails from people portraying to be
other Organizations or Yahoo Inc. This is solely to collect your
personal information from you and lay claim over your winning. In
event that you receive any e-mail like the notification letter that
was sent to you, kindly delete it from your mail box and give no
further correspondence to such person or body.

Yahoo shall not be held responsible for any loss of fund arising from
the above mentioned.

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 12:13 pm 
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I was thinking of emailing this

1. Full Names…………………………………...Donald Duck
2. Country…………………………………...…...Disneyland
3. Contact Address………………………...….cinderellas castle
4. Telephone Number…………………….….freecall disney
5. Fax Number……………………...………….Faxdisney
6. Marital Status……………………………….married
7. Occupation………………………………….Movie and cartoon star
8. Date of birth………………………………31/06/1934
9. Sex……...…………………………………….Long time ago

or maybe

1) Tim Ewaster
2) Albion
3)the taxi rank St Andrews Scotlandshire
4) 01334 477272
5)01334 476890
6)Single but looking for a Thai bride
7) Bored CAbbie
8)31/09/1901
9) Foxtrot oscar



shall we have a competition see who can come up with the funniest ?

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 4:14 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 5:04 pm 
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Never reply as it confirms that you exist to the scammers.


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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 8:40 pm 
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This is to inform you that you have won prize money of Three Million
Eight Hundred Thousand United States Dollars, ($ 3,800, 000.00)on our

Is that all?

Usually a lot more than that when the scammers try in on with me. [-(

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2021 8:41 pm 
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I was thinking of emailing this

Just delete.

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2021 5:15 am 
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I have deleted just thought it might have been a bit of fun to see how inventive we all are but as I've proved we are a seriously dull lot with little humour :sad:

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2021 9:46 am 
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You fool!!, by telling us you have forfeited your claim. :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2021 7:22 pm 
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x-ray wrote:
You fool!!, by telling us you have forfeited your claim. :shock:



your welcome to try :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2021 8:57 pm 
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Just spoke to Mr Charles Robert, turned out he didn’t need all that information, he just asked for my name, account number, last three numbers on my card and my PIN. Money should be in my account by Friday, so long suckers!!!!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Wed Sep 29, 2021 5:09 am 
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x-ray wrote:
Just spoke to Mr Charles Robert, turned out he didn’t need all that information, he just asked for my name, account number, last three numbers on my card and my PIN. Money should be in my account by Friday, so long suckers!!!!!!
said Mr Charles Roberts as he boarded his plane to the Seychelles

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 Post subject: Re: Funny scam email
PostPosted: Wed Sep 29, 2021 9:00 am 
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Edders wrote:
3)the taxi rank St Andrews Scotlandshire
4) 01334 477272

Are you alluding to the fact that they're the ones ranking not far in front of the official rank =;

Very astute observation from nearly 400 miles away =D>

Edders wrote:
6)Single but looking for a Thai bride

Aren't we all :lol:

But I'm sure they're easy enough to find online if you're that interested 8-[

Couldn't summon up the effort, personally :oops:


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