Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "International Monetary Fund"<>

This email with the subject "CONTACT US FOR THE RELEASE OF YOUR UNCLAIMED FUND" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Aug 2010 00:43:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "International Monetary Fund"<>, although it may have been spoofed.


My name is Mrs Trica Benson of the International Monetary Fund Investigation 
Unit. Attached pictures was received and forewarded to our office here in 
London UK today 18th OF AUGUST 2010, requesting that your unclaimed fund be 
paid to Messers Jacobs Enterprises. 

In the said letter of change of beneficiary/ownership, representatives of 
messers Jacobs enterprises states that you are dead and as such your fund 
should be paid to him as the next of kin to you. 

Because of the elaborate global scam, we decided to contact you for 
confirmation. If after two working days, no responce is received from you, it 
will be assumed that you are dead and as such authorisation and approval will 
be granted on behalf of Messers Jacobs enterprises to claim/receive your fund. 

Confirm this pictures and reconfirm your Information to me the followings. 

(1) Your full name. 
(2) Phone, fax and mobile #. 
(3) company's name,position and address. 
(4) profession, age and marital status. 
(5) Copy of int'l passport or any scanned identity to prove yourself. 
and how you want your fund paid to you without further delay if you are still 
alive. Send your responce to my email 

Mrs Trica Benson