This email with the subject "Hi.." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Dec 2010 09:40:46 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr. William G. Peters"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day, I knew this is an unconventional way of establishing a business relationship due to high volume of scam emails nowadays. However, I write you in good faith, hoping that you will treat this letter as a desperate search for transaction that shall benefit us. I am Mr. William G. Peters, my firm UBC Ltd is a consulting firm to the government and I personally have relationships with persons in government. I have been instructed by my sponsor, a senior officer in government to arrange a front" from overseas to partner with us and receive good amount of money on his behalf for onward sharing. He intends to invest his share in your country into real estate, buying of hotel or in any viable and profitable venture you may recommend. Your present position or occupation is not a barrier. It does not matter whether your account has any deposit in it or not provided it can take funds transfer in the US dollars. We shall arrange for a meeting to discuss terms and condition. To enable us commence immediately on this transaction, kindly furnish me on your reply the followings: Your Name & Company name: Direct Private Phone & Fax number: Position Held in the company: Your present Location Address: Please be assured all documentations to this will be legitimate and confirmable. Upon receipt of your mail and readiness to proceed with us more details of this proposal will be revealed to you. Thanks and Best Regards, Mr. William G. Peters. Private email: firstname.lastname@example.org