We all receive emails claiming that we've won a prize,inheritance from a dead relative, love interest or some business transaction. Some are too good to be true, whilst some can are pretty convincing. By the time we are aware,money and some valuable information are already in the possession of the perpetrators. DON'T be a victim of internet scam or 419.
Original email address firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2011 11:03:13 +0530
Subject: WAITING FOR YOUR RESPONSE
Greetings to you and your family,I am Mr El-hadi Karim the Auditing and Accounting section manager in AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (A.D.B)Ouagadougou Burkina faso.I need your urgent assistance in transferringthe sum of ($39.5) million to your account within 10 or 14 bankingdays.This money has been dormant for years in our Bank with outclaim.So this is the reason why i contacted you in a good manner sothat the bank can release the money to you as the next of kin to thedeceased customer.If you really want to do this business with me,let mehave a positive response from you via return mail for more personaldiscussions and transmission of documents,facilitated and get back tome immediately.I am expecting your urgent response.Best Regard.Mr El-hadi.