A Scam Email with the Subject "BUSINESS OFFER(Earn 20% COMMISSION)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 31 May 2010 12:07:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mrs muhammad Ramatu." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day, I know you will be surprise to receive this letter from me as we do not know each other before,why I said so is because I guess that you might have received a similar letter like this,but this is a different issue,anyway my name is Mrs Ramatu. A.Muhamad,a widow from Iraq presently residing in the foreign country as an asylum seeker with my only son. I want you to help me claim and invest some funds into a very profitable business in your country as I heard that your country has a fast growing economy now,but you can as well help me to invest the money into your company/business. The funds was deposited in a finance house out side my country by my late husband who died during the late sadam crisis in my country Iraq,the funds was deposited in the finance house in one of his trips abroad. Why I contacted you are as follows. (i)Because I think Maybe you might have an experience in the business world. (ii)Where I am now as an asylum seeker the laws does not permit me to operate a bank account and also my movement is restricted as an asylum seeker and the funds is a very huge amount.The total amount that we want to invest in a business or in your company is Twenty Five Million Dollars($25M). Please,you have to keep it to yourself because I do not want my country people or any other person to know about it. I am ready to give you 20% of the total sum for your assistance. Please,on no account should you disclose it to any other person for security reasons. Please kindly get back to me through my email addres:(email@example.com) Thank you May Allah bless you, Mrs muhammad Ramatu.