Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: $8,000 was sent to you today

From: Western Union Foundation <>

This email with the subject "$8,000 was sent to you today" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 11 Sep 2011 04:55:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Western Union Foundation <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Beneficiary,
Be informed that we have already sent you $8,000.00 U.S.Dollars through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full payment total sum of US$2,000,000.00  (Two Million U.S. Dollars) via western  union.The first $8,000.00  has already been sent to you today.As We have concluded to effect your payment through western union.You will be picking up $8,000.00 daily until the $2,000,000.00 is completed.Therefore,you are required to contact the Western Union Money Transfer Office via email or phone as listed below for an immediate release of the payment informations to you.
Contact Person:Mr.Brown Odeh,
Manager,Western Union office,
Burkina Faso,West Africa.
Phone:+226 76 168 413
Make sure you send the following informations to the Western Union Officer to enable him Verify and be sure that you are the real Beneficiary. 1:Your Full name:     2:City:     3:Country:  3:Phone number:     4:Occupation:       Age:   
Note that there is Processing fee of $175 for the payment.You will be expected to pay for the renew of your funds  payment file before the western union will release the full payment informations to you.Please Bear this in mind before forwarding your informations to them.
Yours Faithfully,
Alexander Wade