Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "Prof Charles Brown" <>

This email with the subject "ATM CARD APPROVED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 26 Jun 2008 18:35:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Prof Charles Brown" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Attention Sir/Madam,

This is to officially inform you that we have verified your contract inheritance file and found out 
that why you have not received your payment is because you have not fulfilled the obligations given 
to you in respect of your contract/inheritance payment.

Secondly we have been informed that you are still dealing with the none officials in the bank all 
your attempt to secure the release of the fund to you. We wish to advise you that such an illegal 
act like this has to stop if you wish to receive your payment since we have decided to bring a 
solution to your problem.Right now we have arranged your payment through our swift card payment 
center Asia pacific, that is the latest instruction from Mr.President,Umaru Musa Yar?Adua (GCFR) 
federal republic of Nigeria.

This card center will send you an ATM card which you will use to withdraw your money in any ATM 
machine in any part of the world, but the maximum is Fourth five thousand United States dollars per if you like to receive your fund in this way, please let us know by contacting the ATM 
payment department and also send the following information as listed below.


1. Full name
2. Phone and fax number
3. Address were you want them to send the ATM card to
(P.O box not acceptable)
4. Your age and current occupation
5. Attach copy of your identification
6. Country

However, kindly find below the contact person:
Dr Patrick Aziza
Director, ATM Payment Department

The ATM card payment center has been mandated to issue out $9,300,000.00 as part payment for this 
fiscal year 2008. Also for your information,you have to stop any further communication with any 
other person(s)or office(s) to avoid any hitches in receiving your payment.

Note that because of impostors, we hereby issued you our code of conduct, which is (ATM-811) so you 
have to indicate this code when contacting the card center by using it as your subject.

Await for your expedite response.

Yours sincerely
Prof Charles Brown
Governor of Central bank of Nigeria.