Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "Mr.Edward Hills" <>

This email with the subject "CONTACT WESTERN UNION FOR YOUR PAYMENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Aug 2010 13:43:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Mr.Edward Hills" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attn Beneficiary,


Base on the instruction passed to this western union department from the office of the Government of the centre Bank regarding the promo award winning to our best customers

of the year, Are you ready to pick up this USD$5000.00 sent today. We have concluded to effect your payment through western union USD$5000.00 daily until the sum of

USD$950.000.00 is completely transferred.So contact the Western union Agent to pick up this USD$5000 now with your full information such as:

Your Name: ...
Your Country: ....
Your Phone Number:...

And contact the agent with this information bellow:

Contact Person:Mr.James White
TEL: +229-963-327-26

you are to pay our transfer fee of $155 only, because we have make all the necessary arrangement to set free your fund total USD$950,000.00 to you, once you have comply with

us to pay the USD$155 to the below information:


1) Receiver Name: Ameka Alexander. E
2) Country.....:Benin Republic
3) Text Question......what color?
4) Text Answer.....Yellow.
5) MTCN........
6) Sender Name:...
7) Sender Country:...


As soon as we have the payment slip of the USD$155 then we will proceed by realizing your first payment of USD$5000.




Mr.Edward Hills