YAHOO PROMOTIONS Thanks for contributing to our Financial Success) Dear Esteemed Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the result of the YAHOO! International Promotions Program held on the 1st aof July 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number 883734657492-5319 with serial number 7263-267, batch number 8254297137 drew the lucky numbers 14-22-28-37-40-44 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of Â500,000.00 (i.e Five Hundred Thousand United Kingdom Pounds)in cash credited to file REF:YAHOO6/315116127/27. This is from total prize money of US$20,400,000.00 shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. Please note that this Promotional Programmes tagged "Thanks for contributing to our financial Sucess" was sponsored and organized by the Yahoo Corporation in view of the financial benefits YAHOO have received from its numerous customers either through adverts, hosting and personal emails.To file for your claims, please contact your claims agent immediately, to begin your claimsprocess: MR.CEDRIC MORGAN REMMITANCE DIRECTOR YAHOO PROMOTIONS UK 44 Moorfields London EC2Y 9AL UNITED KINGDOM Email:email@example.com Tel: (+44) 7031926508, (+44) 7031943129 You are to contact him with the following information: Your Full Names, Your Contact Address, Your Telephone and Fax numbers, Occupation, Sex, Age and Location. CONGRATULATIONS!!! Your Sincerely, Mrs. Amelia Hunts ---------------------------------------------------------------- This message was sent using http://webmail.coqui.net
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