fighting spam and scams on the Internet
Victims never receive this non-existent fortune but are tricked into sending their money to the criminals, who remain anonymous. They hide their real identity and location by using fake names and fake postal addresses as well as communicating via anonymous free email accounts and mobile phones.
Read more about such scams here or in our 419 FAQ. Use the Scam-O-Matic to verify suspect emails.
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Some comments by the Scam-O-Matic about the following email:
Fraud email example:
From: "yasufu mohamed" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2006 15:55:54 +0000
Subject: CALL ME NOW.....
I have find somebody that can get the cleaning chemical's for us,so i will
like you to call me on this private telephone number 00226-70-357-881.
On reciept of your call i will give you the contact of the gentleman for you
to talk to him.
I await your urgent call.
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