This email with the subject "SUBJECT MATTER: SINCERE COMPENSATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Feb 2009 17:40:41 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "MR JOHN KING" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: MR JOHN KING (Philanthropist) Subject matter: Sincere Compensation: You might find it so difficult to remember me. Though, it is indeed, a very long time. I am much delighted and privileged to contact you again,after couple of years now. It takes fate, courage and God's fearing to remember old friends and at the same time, to show gratification to them, despite circumstances that made things, not worked out as we projected then.I take this liberty to inform you that, the transaction we were pursing together, finally worked out by God's infinite mercy and I decided to contact you, just to let you know. I have conscience as a human being, due to your tremendous effort and contribution to make things work out in retrospect.Meanwhile, I must inform you that, I am presently in Luxemburg for numerous business negotiations and establishment. I just arrived yesterday night and checked inn, in a hotel and decided to go down to the hotel business center to mail you. Now, with my sincere heart, I have raised and signed an ATM CARD (Credit Card), to the tune of usd$1,820,000.00 (One Million Eight Hundred and Twenty Thousand United States Dollars) only in your name as compensation to your dedication, humanity and contribution, as it was.Please, contact now, my confidential secretary, he is in the name of : MR DAVID MARTINS (secretarye-mail:email@example.com You are to forward to her, the following:- 1. Your full name 2. Address where you can receive this ATM CARD 3. Your telephone number HE will advice you further about the shipment of the ATM CARD (Credit Card) to your residence address or office address you may provide. Feel free to reach via this very mail address firstname.lastname@example.org So,your early response to that effect, shall be admired. You have to mind the days on route shipment Regards, MR. JOHN KING