A Scam Email with the Subject "Attention: Your Compensation Payment" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 08 Aug 2010 00:01:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Western Union Money Transfer"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Customer. We write to inform you that we have already sent you +ACQ-5000.00 USD dollars (Five Thousand US Dollars) through Western Union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full compensation payment of +ACQ-500,000.00 USD (Five Hundred Thousand US Dollars) through Western Union Money Transfer by the European Union Government (EU). We shall be sending +ACQ-5000.00 USD dollars (Five Thousand US Dollars) per day for you to pick up from the nearest Western Union Money Transfer office in your location for 50 Days, and +ACQ-250,000.00 USD through Bank transfer to your nominated Bank Account in your Country. Contact Mr.Jose Mendez for the receiver's information the (MTCN Number and Senders's Name and Address) for you to pick up the first +ACQ-5000.00 USD dollars (Five Thousand US Dollars) contact Mr.Jose Mendez with the below information, and with your direct telephone number, upon meeting the below requirement. Western Union Payout Officer Name:Jose Mendez email: email@example.com IMPORTANT NOTE: FOR YOU TO BE ABLE TO START RECEIVING THIS +ACQ-5000 USD DAILY, AN EUROPEAN UNION (EU) BENEFICIARY REMITTANCE FILE MOST BE OPENED FOR YOU. Regards, Eric Taylor. +AKk-2001- Western Union Holdings, Inc. All Rights Reserved.