Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Please Read Carefully!

From: "Secret Shoppers" <>

This email with the subject "Please Read Carefully!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 16 Aug 2011 14:42:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Secret Shoppers" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Candidate,

We have a job offer available for you that will not disturb your present occupation. Currently we have available position for you to work for us. See below description.

"We have a mystery shopping assignment in your area and we would like you to participate" Secret Shopper® is accepting applications for qualified individuals to become mystery shoppers. Its fun and rewarding, and you choose when and where you want to shop. You are never obligated to accept an assignment. There is no charge to become a shopper and you do not need previous experience. After you sign up, you will have access to training materials via e-mail, fax or postal mail.

Secret Shopper® is the premier mystery shopping company, serving clients across America and Canada with over 500,000 shoppers available and ready to help businesses better serve their customers. Continual investment in the latest internet and communication technologies coupled with over 16 years of know-how means working with Secret Shopper® is a satisfying and rewarding experience. Secret shopping as seen on SKY NEWS ,BBC, ABC NEWS, NBC NEWS, L.A.TIMES. Stores and organizations such as The Gap, Asda , Tesco ,Pizza Hut, and Banks. One amongst many others pay for Secret Shoppers to shop in their establishments and report their experiences. On top of being paid for shopping you are also allowed to keep purchases for free. Secret Shopper® NEVER charge fees to the shopper. Training, tips for improvement, and shopping opportunities are provided free to registered shoppers. Mystery shoppers are either paid a pre-arranged fee for a particular shop, a reimbursement for a purchase or a combination of both. Secret Shopper® has available for immediate assignment an inspection of the customer service of any Wal-Mart in your area. You are to shop secretly and invest just a token. This fee will be paid up front. During this shop you will visit the location and make several observations as regards the customer service. You will be required to interact with the shop clerk. You may conduct the shop alone or as a couple. The assignment will pay $300 or more per duty

Kindly Fill Out the application form below and we will get back to you shortly with the assignment:


First Name:

Last Name:

Street Address (No PO Box Acceptable):

City, State, Zip Code:

Cell Phone Number/Home Phone Number:

Age: ....................................... 

Current Occupation: .................................................................................

Hours Available (Monday to Friday): from ____________________ to ________________________

You can email us back if you are interested.