Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "paul-kilm" <>

This email with the subject "MR.PAUL KILM" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 07 Jul 2008 05:20:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "paul-kilm" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Fidelity National Bank of South Africa,

Dear Friend,
I am the manager of bill and exchange at the foreign remittance department in the Fidelity National Bank Of South Africa

 In my department we discovered an abandoned sum of (US$7m dollars) in an account that belongs to one of our foreign customer (DR GEORGE W BRUMLEY FROM ATLANTA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA) who died along with his entire family on (Monday 21st July 2003) in a plane crash. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT THIS SITE

BELOW. /africa/07/20/kenya.crash.
Since we got information about his death, we have been expecting his next of kin to come over and claim his money because we cannot release it unless some body applies for it as next of kin or relation to the deceased as indicated in our banking gildings and laws but unfortunately we learnt that all his supposed next of kin or relation died alongside with him at the plane crash leaving nobody behind for the claim.
It is therefore upon this discovery that I now decided to make this business proposal to you and release the money to you as the next of kin or relation to the deceased for safety and subsequent disbursement since nobody is coming for it and we don't want this money to go into the bank treasury as unclaimed bill.
The banking law and guideline here stipulates that if such money remained unclaimed after 7 years, the money will be transferred into the bank treasury as unclaimed fund.
The request of foreigner as next of kin in this business is occasioned by the fact that the customer was a foreigner and a South Africa cannot stand as next of kin to a foreigner.

I agree that 40% of this money will be for you as a respect to the provision of a foreign account, 10% will be set aside for expenses incurred during the business and 50% would be for me Thereafter, I will visit your country for disbursement according to the percentage indicated Therefore, to enable the immediate transfer of this fund to you arranged, you must apply first to the bank as relation or next of kin of the deceased indicating your bank name, your bank account number, your private telephone and fax number for easy and effective communication and location where in the money will be remitted. 
Upon receipt of your reply, I will send to you by fax or email the text of the application .I will not fail to bring to your notice that this transaction is hitch-free and you should not entertain any atom of fear as all required arrangements have been made for the transfer.
Contact me immediately as soon as you receive this letter. Trusting to hear from you immediately.
Yours Faithfully, .A).
My Private E Mail Address ( )