This email with the subject "Work online from home and get over $1020 weekly!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 07 Mar 2007 18:28:32 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Quest Cosmetics Company Limited <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam, Quest Cosmetics Company Limited ( UK ) needs a book-keeper in the states to be part of it financial team. You are to work at home and get paid weekly. You do not have to leave your present employment, as your work with us does not affect it in any way. Quest Cosmetics Company Limited ( UK ) is primarily a beauty and baby range of production firm based with stores in UK and also stores in Hong Kong . We are one of the largest exporters of beauty and baby range products to Africa, Europe and North America . We need someone to work for the company as a representative/book keeper in the United States to cover the North American region. Quest Cosmetics Company Limited ( UK ) produces various Baby products ranging from baby creams to baby napkins, assorted beauty creams and traditional costumes. We have varied clients we make supplies to weekly in the United States . Our clients make payments for our supplies every week in form of Money Orders/Cheques, which are not readily cashable outside the United States and Canada . So, we need someone in the States to work as our representative covering the North American region and assist us in processing the payments from our clients and he/she will get paid on weekly basis. ALL YOU NEED DO IS RECEIVE THESE PAYMENTS FROM OUR CLIENTS IN THE STATES, GET IT DEPOSTIED IN YOUR BANK, THEN DEDUCT YOUR WEEKLY PAY AND FORWARD THE BALANCE TO THE COMPANY DOWN HERE VIA MONEY TRANSFER FACILITY THAT WILL BE MADE KNOWN TO YOU. BASE ON YOUR POSITIVE RESPONSE, WE WILL FORWARD YOUR INFORMATION TO OUR CLIENTS IN THE UNITED STATES AND THEY WILL ISSUE PAYMENTS IN THE FORM OF MONEY ORDERS, CASHIER’S CHECK, TRAVELLERS CHECK OR BANK-TO-BANK TRANSFER AS THE CASE MAYBE. This offer is based on the calculation that you as the agent of the company are required to deduct Ten Percent (10%) of all accruing deposits made to the company through you and for all coordinated transactions, plus you will receive a commission for the completed transaction. This commission will be paid out after every transaction. Also we have a rating system and bonus systems for the quarterly review. Depending on your work results, you might be promoted to the management positions within 3-6 months. The problem I have is trust. Notwithstanding, I have my way of getting anyone that gets away with our money. Getting the FBI branch in Washington gets involved wouldn’t cost us a dime. If you are interested, please get back to us by sending the following to our CEO Mrs Stephanie Cole (Stephaniecole200@yahoo.co.uk) with the following information: 1. Full Name. 2. Home Address. 3. Mobile and Home Phone Number. 4. Occupation. 5. Age. 6. Identification (Important). Warmest Regards, Stephanie Cole Mrs. (CEO) Quest Cosmetics Company Limited ( UK ) Contact Address: Quest Cosmetics Company Limited ( UK ) 30d Coborn Drive, Docklands, London E2 3DA , England . UK . Phone: 011447011121061