Scam Emails Archive : Generic



This email with the subject "PERSONAL ASSISTANT WANTED URGENTLY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 26 Apr 2011 14:16:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was STEVE MILLER <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Applicant,
I run a Small Art Gallery store and i am in need of personal assistant. I am
Steve Miller, Where are you located? I would love to meet up with you to
talk about this job but I am currently away on business. I am presently in
the Australia so there will be no interview, I will pre-pay you in advance
to do my business errands. I will also have my mails and packages forwarded
to your address. If you will be unable to stay at your house to get my
mails, I can have it shipped to a post office close to you and then you can
pick it up at your convenience. When you get my mails/packages; you are
required to mail them to where I want them mailed to. You don&#039;t have to put
money out of your pocket, all you have to do is have packages shipped to
your house and do my shopping. You are allowed to open the packages to
reveal its content.
The content of the packages are artworks, drawing and paintings and personal
letters. All expenses and taxes will be covered by me.You will work between
18 and 20hrs a week How much will you charge per-week ? I will be paying
$500 per-week for this position. That is not a bad offer is it? I need your
service because I am constantly out of town. I work in real estate and I own
Small Art Gallery in Victoria { Australia }. I will return to the Country by
May 30 2011 so this process will be going-on till I get back in May 30 2011.
If you don&#039;t mind, I will meet up with you when I return and then we can
talk about the possibility of making this long term.
Well, let me know if you are able to handle the position. I will email you
the list and pictures of what to shop for when I am ready. No heavy packages
is involved! You can do the shopping at any nearest stores. You will be
shopping for artworks, drawing and paintings. I will provide you my personal
UPS account number for Shipping. All you have to do is provide my account
number to UPS and shipping charges will be applied into the account. I will
provide clear set of instructions for each task I need done as well the
funds to cover them. If I were to mail you money to do my shopping plus
upfront payment for your service, where would you want it mailed to? How
should your name appear on the money? Maybe you can provide me with the
following details below.
Full Name:
Full Address:
Age and Sex:
Phone Number:
Get back to me with the required details above , So that the pay-check can
be forward to you as soon as possible and I will appreciate quick response
from you.Thanks and please get back to me asap and confirm this mail asap