Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: [Fwd: Abbey Faster Payment Update]

From: Alan District <>

This email with the subject "[Fwd: Abbey Faster Payment Update]" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 06 Dec 2008 22:00:57 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Alan District <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message

Faster Payments Service

The Faster Payments Service, which launched on 27 May 2008, is a UK Banking industry initiative allowing participating Banks to provide real time processing of electronic payments such as funds transfers, bill payments and Standing Orders in June 2008.

Customers will be able to:

  • Make payments via our Anytime Internet or Telephone banking service on a near real-time* basis
  • Send same day payments without using CHAPS
  • Know in real time whether a Faster Payment was sent successfully
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    You are kindly advised to follow the instructions below to register your account.

    Please Click Here To Start

    Abbey Bank,
    Customer Relations,
    Regent Street