Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Your payment didn't succeed, so your ads have been suspended.

From: "Google-AdWords"<>

This email with the subject "Your payment didn't succeed, so your ads have been suspended." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 28 Aug 2008 23:55:03 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Google-AdWords"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Advertiser,

We were unable to process your payment.
Your ads will be suspended soon unless we can process your payment.
To prevent your ads from being suspended, please update your billing information.

Your account will be updated once you've done two things:

Please sign in
to your account at,
and update your payment information.

1) Update Your Primary Card Information
2) Update Your Billing Preferences

If you decide to pay
by direct debit, we may need to receive your signed debit authorization,
depending on your location. If you choose bank transfer,
your ads will show as soon as we receive your payment.

It may take up to two hours before your Billing Summary page reflects this update.

We look forward to providing you with the most effective advertising available.
This message was sent from a notification-only email address that does
not accept incoming email. Please do not reply to this message.