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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.
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Fraud email example:
From: "Mrs Karen Solomon" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2006 07:52:43 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: Mrs Karen Solomon
My name is Mrs Karen Solomon am 65yrs old of age, i stay in london united kingdom.i am a good merchant, i have several industrial companys and good share in various banks in the world,I spend all my life on investment and coporate business. all the way i lost my husband and two beautiful kids in fatal accident that occur in november 5th 2003.
i am a very greedy woman with all cost i dont know much and care about people, since when i have an experience of my lovley ones i felt weak.i found it difficult to sleep and give rest. later in the year 2004 february i was sent a letter of medical check up, as my personal doctor testify that i have a lung cancer, which can easily take off my life soon.i found it uneasy to survive myself, beacuse a lot of investment cannot be run and manage by me again.
I have the sum of 2.5 million dollars deposited with security company in london united kingdom.i quickly call up a pastor/prophet to give me positive thinking on this solution, as my adviser.
He minister to me to share my property ,wealth, to motherless baby/orphanage homes/people that need money for survivor both student thet need money/ business woman and man for their investment for future rising.
So therfore i am writing this letter to people who really need help from me both student in college, to conatct me urgently. so that i can make available preparation on that.especially women of the day, who are divorced by their husband, why they cannot survive the mist of feeding their self.please contact me to stop weeping.probably let me know what you really need the money for, and if you can still help me to distribute money to nearest orhanages homes near your town.
now am so much with GOD, am now born again.
May the lord bless you, as you reach me,please to remind you,dont belongs to scammers or any act of fraudulent on internet.Please i want you to contact me with this Email: email@example.com
Mrs Karen Solomon
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