This email with the subject "YOUR COMPENSATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 14 Nov 2008 23:03:08 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "KELVIN BROWN" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
My Dear Friend, I'm happy to inform you about my success in getting the fund transferred to a Swiss Account with the cooperation of a new partner from Paraguay who is an international business man. Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trust worthiness you showed, I want to compensate you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of $200,000, USD (Two Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) I have authorized the Finance House where I deposited the money to issue you international certified bank draft cashable at your bank. Presently I'm in Paraguay for investment projects with my own share of the total sum. Meanwhile, I did not forget your past efforts and attempts to assist me in transferring those funds despite the fact that it failed us some how. My dear friend,I will like you to contact the CEO in charge of the finance house for the collection of this international certified bank draft.The name of the person with your bank draft is Mr.Kenneth Colvin. ALERT SECURITY AND FINANCE HOUSE HEAD OFFICE CONTACT AGENT Mr.Kenneth Colvin. EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Kindly reconfirm to him the following information below: Your full name_________________________ Your address__________________________ Your country___________________________ Your age______________________________ Your occupation________________________ Your Phone number______________________ Ask him to send to you the total $200,000 (Two Hundred Thousand US Dollars) which I kept for your compensation for all the past efforts and attempts to assist me in this matter. I appreciated your efforts at that time very much, so feel free and get in touch Mr.Kenneth Colvin. and instruct him where to send the amount to you. Please do let me know immediately you receive it so that we can share the joy after all the suffering at that time. At the moment, I am very busy here because of the investment projects which I and the new partner are having at hand.Remember that I have forwarded instruction to Mr.Kenneth Colvin on your behalf to send the bank draft to you on reply, so get in touch with him and he will send the bank draft to you without delay. What you have to do now is to forward your detail to Mr.kenneth Colvin Sincerely, Mr.Kelvin Brown