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Subject:  FROM WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER
From:  "Western Union" <wunt102@gmail.com>
Date:  Mon, 30 Aug 2010 07:24:16 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 30 Aug 2010 07:24:16 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Western Union" <wunt102@gmail.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

FROM WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER.
Branch Locator
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WELCOME TO WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER
Send And Receive Money Worldwide
BRANCH: PLOT 117 JEAN PAUL AVENUE, COTONOU-BENIN REPUBLIC.Â
Tel: + 229 97 00 49 48.
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Website: www.westernunion.com
Dear Beneficiary ,
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In reference to the general consensus meeting held with The Benin Fondation De France (B.F.D.F), the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Justice which the theme was to settle all astanding compensation Debts owed by Individuals and Government and as well conduct and issue compensation to the new beneficiaries.
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Therefore you are a beneficiary of compensation funds of $500,000.00. The fund was arranged by the Organisations to be transferred via Western Union Money Transfer to you. In accordance to the engagement's agreement with the various Ministries, The Western Union here in Benin Republic has limited transfer rate because of International communities and Anti-Terrorist/Drug Law rules and regulations, we are only permitted to transfer US$5,000.00 daily until your total funds has been completely paid.
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Provide us with the following information for the transfer:
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Receiver's Name: -------------
Country: --------------
City: ----------------
Phone: --------------
Test question: -------------
Answer: ----------------
We await your prompt response.
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Mr. Jones Williams.
Senior Management.
Tel: + 229 97 00 49 48.