Several versions of this scam have been making the rounds of the Internet lately. The person sending the message claims to be a lottery winner, and wants to generously share the winnings with you. What could be better? Alas, it’s really just a scammer trying to get you on the hook so he can find a way to pick your pocket.
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Subject: CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR (800,000.00 euro) DONATIONS!!
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2015
I & my husband Angela & Maxwell has donated the sum of Eight hundred thousand euro (800,000.00 euro) to you from part of our lucky life-changing Jackpot of 53 Million from Euro-millions Lottery.please see by visiting the web page below:
Kindly send us the below details so that we can direct our Bank to effect a valid Bank Draft in your name.
Mr. Richard & Mrs. Angela Maxwell
Email: email@example.com Or firstname.lastname@example.org
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