Rev. Edward James Olmos (Scam Alert)

This message, now circulating on the web, is a jumble of all kinds of different scams all rolled up into one. It’s basic approach is reverse psychology: We know you were promised money before, and never got it. But that wasn’t a scam, we promise! We were just having management problems, you see, but now everything’s OK and your money is ready. It doesn’t seem to matter whether you were supposed to get a lottery payment, or an inheritance, or a Western Union transfer — no matter what money you were owed, we have it ready for you:

Date: Wed, 8 Jul 2015


Dear: Sir/Madam,

We Apologize for the delay of your payment and all the Inconveniences and hiccups that we might have caused you. However, we were having some minor problems with our payment system, which is Inexplicable, and have held us stranded and Indolent, not having the Preriquiste to devote our 100% endowment in accrediting foreign payments.

We apologized once again, from the Records of outstanding debt’s due for payment to: {AWARD LOTTERY WINNER’S AND INHERITANCE FUND CLAIMS}

THIS OFFICE: DEBT RECONCILIATION COMMITTEE INCONJUNCTION WITH OVERSEA CREDIT COMMISSION has been Mandated to Liquidate all outstanding debt;your name and Particulars were discovered as next on the list due for outstanding payment.

I wish to inform you now that the square peg is now in square hole and can be accelerated so that your payment can be processed and will be released to you as soon as you respond to this letter. Also note that from the record in our file, YOUR APPROVED PAYMENT IS US$5.5million Usd (FIVE MILLION FIVE HUNDRED US DOLLARS). You are advised to choose any preferred method of payment and also indicate your area of concern for your payment:{1} Inheritance fund claims or {2} Lottery award winners: {1} Diplomatic immunity payment system {cash delivery to your residence, will cost you $75.00 for Shipment Fee} {2} Western Union Money Transfer, will cost you $50.00 for the Transfer fee, as soon as you get in touched with. Contact REV. EDWARD JAMES OLMOS For the Receiver information.

REV. EDWARD JAMES OLMOS. Oversea Credit Commission.
E-mail: (
Tel: +22999936171

In the light of this aforementioned, you are required to furnish this office with the following information, as this will enable us to process and release your cash prize without any further delay.

Your Full Name:
Telephone and fax Numbers:
Residential Address:

Forward your urgent reply/payment information’s to REV. EDWARD JAMES OLMOS. via
Tel: +22999936171
for speedy release of your long over-due payment within 48hours.

Yours Sincerely,
Mrs. Rosemary khun.
For: Debt Reconciliation’s Committee.

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