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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: "susan moyo" <email@example.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Aug 2006 17:00:53 +0200
Subject: FROM:MRS Susan
FROM:MRS Susan &
mr. Johonson moyo.
206 christ church road,
ATTN: Managing Director/CEO.
I am Mrs.Susan Moyo, first wife of Engineer Solomon Moyo, of Bulawayo-Zimbabwe. This is my 28 years of marriage with Mr. Solomon ,where my only son and I are now resident in South Africa as Asylum seeker (REFUGEE). I got your contact through South African Chamber of Commerce
and Industry. With your contact profile, I hope that you can take care of the amount involved.I have some huge amount of money, which I inherited from my dead husband a few months ago.My husbandís tragedy occurred when the Zimbabwean government took our farm from us. My husband was murdered in Zimbabwean and I am the only left two wives, So I am willing to leave South Africa for any place abroad.My fund is presently deposited with a Security Company without disclosing the contents of the box to the Security Firm, and I would like you to help me transfer this money overseas pending investment. The amount deposited is (Twenty Million United States Dollars) US$20.In consideration of your assistance, I agreed to offer you, upon acceptance to this proposal
20% of the total sum and 5% has mapped out to cover all sundry expenses both parties might incur, locally or internationally, during the course of this transaction.and the remaining 75% will be for me and my only son for our life investment in your country. I will relate to you my financial advisor particulars upon receipt of your approval for more information and feel free to ask questions you consider relevant.The confidentiality of this proposal will be highly
Thank as we await your urgent response.
MRS.Susan And Johnson Moyo
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