A Scam Email with the Subject "Congratulations !!! Guinness 250th" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 19 Jun 2009 07:25:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Guinness world-wide Promo" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Guinness Promo Bureau central Adams house, 1a Guinness trust, Stamford hill, London, N165TE, United Kingdom. We are pleased to inform you of the result of the just concluded annual final draws of Guinness world-wide celebration program.Guinness world-wide draws was conducted on-line by an automated random computer ballot search from the Internet. No tickets were sold. This draw is conducted to mark Guinness 250th anniversary. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address attached to serial number 01-98-87 drew the lucky numbers 2-16-41-26--92, which consequently emerged you as our only winner in the United Kingdom Booklet. You been approved for a lump prize off of 1,000,000.00(One Million Pounds) in cash credited to File Number GU/08/250XN. Please note that your File Number falls within our British booklet category. In view of this, our affiliate bank in the Europe would release your 1,000,000.00(One Million Pounds) to you in the United Kingdom. To begin your claim, please contact our London help line with the information below You are required to send the necessary information to our helpline below: Name.........Country.......... Address............ Occupation.............. Guinness world-wide promo Information and Payment Bureau: United Kingdom Office Tel :+44-703-597-0143 Fax: +44-870-974-4065 E-mail: email@example.com You will be assisted with the remittance of your prize funds to your designated bank account.Note that all prize funds must be claimed not later than 20 days of this notice. After this date all funds will be returned to the GUINNESS BREWERY TREASURY as unclaimed. Congratulations once again from all members and staff of the Guinness world-wide promo and thanks for been part of our program Mr. William Philips Guinness Promo Claims Officer