The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Employment/Job o

Subject:  FW: "We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and wewould like you to participate"
From:  C.Marty Ellingwood <cmartye@hotmail.com>
Date:  Thu, 12 Feb 2009 01:05:03 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "FW: "We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and wewould like you to participate"" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Feb 2009 01:05:03 -0800 and has been classified as a Employment/Job Scam. The sender was C.Marty Ellingwood <cmartye@hotmail.com>, although it may have been spoofed.


> From: garryfish@gmail.com
> Subject: "We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and we would like you to participate"
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 16:55:13 +0100
> To:
>
> "We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and we would like you to participate"
>
> Secret Shopper® is accepting applications for qualified individuals to become mystery shoppers. It's fun and rewarding, and you choose when and where you want to shop. You are never obligated to accept an assignment. There is no charge to become a shopper and you do not need previous experience. After you sign up, you will have access to training materials via e-mail, fax or postal mail.
>
> ABOUT US
> Secret Shopper® is the premier mystery shopping company; serving clients across America and Canada with over 500,000 shoppers available and ready to help businesses better serve their customers. Continual investment in the latest internet and communication technologies coupled with over 16 years of know-how means working with
> Secret Shopper® is a satisfying and rewarding experience.
> Secret shopping as seen on ABC NEWS, NBC NEWS, L.A.TIMES. Stores and organizations such as The Gap, Wal-Mart, Pizza Hut, and Bank. One amongst many others pay for Secret Shoppers to shop in their establishments and report their experiences. On top of being paid for shopping you are also allowed to keep purchases for free. Secret Shopper® NEVER charges fees to the shopper.
> Training, tips for improvement, and shopping opportunities are provided free to registered shoppers. Mystery shoppers are either paid a pre-arranged fee for a particular shop, a reimbursement for a purchase or a combination of both. Secret Shopper® has available for immediate assignment an inspection of the customer service of any Wal-Mart in your area.
> You are to shop secretly and invest just $10. This fee will be paid up front. During this shop you will visit the location and make several observations as regards the customer service.
> You will be required to interact with the shop clerk.
> You may conduct the shop alone or as a couple.
>
> The assignment will pay $300.00/ Assignment
>
> Kindly Fill Out the application form below and we will get back to you shortly with the assignment:
>
> PERSONAL INFORMATION:
>
> First Name:
> Middle Name:
> Last Name:
> Street Address:
> City, State, Zip Code:
> Cell Phone Number:
> Home Phone Number:
> Age:
> Current Occupation:
> Alternate Email Address:
> AVAILABILITY:
> Days/Hours Available
> Monday .............................................
> Tuesday .............................................
> Wednesday .............................................
> Thursday .............................................
> Friday .............................................
> Saturday .............................................
> Sunday .............................................
> Hours Available: from _______ to ______
> We await your urgent response.
>
> Thank you for your help.
> We look forward to working with you.
>
> Sincerely,
> Garry Fisher
> Secret Shopper®