A Scam Email with the Subject "Job Opportunity" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 21 Mar 2009 09:07:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "W&C Textiles"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam, W&C Textiles Limited is a UK textile company. We produce and distribute clothing materials such as batiks, assorted fabrics and traditional costume worldwide. We have reached big sales volume of textile materials in the Europe and now are trying to penetrate the US market. Quite soon we will open representative offices or authorized sales centres in the US and therefore we are currently looking for people who will assist us in establishing a new distribution network there. The fact is that despite the US market is new for us we already have regular clients also speaks for itself. WHAT YOU NEED TO DO FOR US? The international money transfer tax for legal entities (companies) in UK is 25%, whereas for the individual it is only 7%. There is no sense for us to work this way, while tax for international money transfer made by a private individual is 7%. That’s why we need you! We need agents to receive payment for our textiles (in money orders, check or bank wire transfers) and to resend the money to us via Money Gram or Western Union Money Transfer. This way we will save money because of tax decreasing. JOB DESCRIPTION? (1). Receive payment from Clients (2.) Cash Payment at your Bank (3.)Deduct 10%, which will be your percentage/pay on Payment processed. (4.) Forward balance after deduction of percentage/pay to any of the offices you will be contacted to send payment to (Payment is to be forwarded either by Money Gram or Western Union Money Transfer). HOW MUCH WILL YOU EARN? 10% from each operation! For instance: if you receive 7000 USD via checks or money orders on our behalf. You will cash the money and keep $700 (10% from $7000) for yourself! At the beginning your commission will equal10%, though later it will increase up to 12%! ADVANTAGES you do not have to go out as you will work as an independent contractor right from your home office. Your job is absolutely legal. You can earn up to $3000-4000 monthly depending on time you will spend for this job. You do not need any capital to start. You can do the Work easily without leaving or affecting your present Job. The employees who make efforts and work hard have a strong possibility to become managers. Anyway our employees never leave us due to our excellent work condition. MAIN REQUIREMENTS is 17 years or older legally capable responsible ready to work 3-4hoursper week. With PC knowledge e-mail and Internet experience (minimal) and please know that everything is absolutely legal, that's why you have to fill a contract! If you are interested in our offer, please respond with the following details in order for us to reach you: - NAME - CONTACT ADDRESS - CITY - STATE - ZIP CODE - PHONE NUMBERS - Your SEX If you are interested to work with you kindly reply through this email address email@example.com. Thanks for your anticipated action. And we hope to hear back from you. Warmest Regards, Jerry Thomson. W&C Textiles 31 Wilmslow Rd , Cheadle, Cheshire London SE28 0LS CEO S&A Fabrics & Textile Tel: +447870644716