Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: pick up your 5000. 00 USD NOW

From: =?utf-8?Q?Western_Union_=C2=AE_Money_Transfer?= <>

This email with the subject "pick up your 5000. 00 USD NOW" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 04 Aug 2011 09:44:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was =?utf-8?Q?Western_Union_=C2=AE_Money_Transfer?= <>, although it may have been spoofed.

How are you doing today?

I write to inform you that we have already sent you USD5000.00 dollars through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full benefited sum of $1,800,000.00USD via our office here (Western Union)  by the United nations in conjunction with the Nigeria Government as a compensation.

I called to give you the information through phone as internet hackers were many but i cannot reach you yesterday even this morning.So,I decided to email you the MTCN and sender name so that you can pick up this USD5000.00 to enable us send another USD5000.00 by tomorrow as you knows we will be sending you only USD5000.00 per day.

Kindly pick up this information and hurry up to the nearest western union money office that is close to you and pick up this first payment that has been sent to you now and as soon as you are done with the pick up kindly get back to us in order for us to send you another payment by tomorrow,as you know that we shall be sending  you $5000usd par day.

Manager :Mrs.Anita Daniel

Email me once you picked up this USD5000.00 today.
Here is the western union information to pick up the USD5000.00,

Payment Information.

MTCN :_______________2612591885
Sender's Name:_________John Mike
Text Question:__________What
Amount Sent___________$5000.00USD

You can visit the Website and track the funds.

With due respect please get back to us urgently after the pick of the money and
if you have any problem you can as well contact us immediately.

Mrs. Anita Daniel.
western union Office.