A Scam Email with the Subject "Investment Proposal!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 17 Oct 2010 11:28:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Employment/Job Scam. The sender was "Barr Ted Jeffrey" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Sir/Madam, My name is Barr Ted Jeffrey, a consultant with the United Kingdom - The Investment Company of America . I would like to reach terms with you on investment purposes in your country. Nevertheless, I hope you do not mind if I take a few minutes of your precious time. I have a client who intend to partner with you/your company on investing some amount of monies in your country. Basically, there is availability of some funds currently by an investor who has no fore knowledge of investing offshore but yearns for support to achieving his vision. The investor faced with cumbersome problem of unstable investment environment in his home country has consulted me to see how he could make proper investment with his fund hence, my writing you to partner with him to bring this to a reality as his intent is to see this project yield good returns. However, the sector of investment could be diversely ranged in different areas, but what the investor has in mind is Real Estate which happens to be one of the world's leading money making ventures in today's world. As a consultant, I'm willing to go further but for certainty and your willingness in partnering with him as an offshore partner, a deed of contract would be prepared between the parties involved, and you would be rewarded with an agreed commission according to percentage. Like I said, I am wiling to enlighten you more upon certainty of your been a willing partner. Whatever your decision, I would appreciate your response. Please, get back to me as soon as possible and provide me with the following; 1. Your Full Name, 2. Your Company Name, 3. Your Telephone and Fax Number, 4. Your Contact Address, 5. Your Occupation and Position, 6. Your Age Yours truly, Barr Ted Jeffrey