Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Thanks for contributing to our Financial Success

From: Mrs. Amelia Hunts <>

This email with the subject "Thanks for contributing to our Financial Success" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 12 Sep 2007 20:18:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Mrs. Amelia Hunts <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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 3th of September 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 £500,000.00 (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 Success" 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 claims process:

44 Moorfields London EC2Y 9AL UNITED KINGDOM
Tel: (+44) 7031926508,
You are to contact him with the following information:

1. Full Names:
2. Age:
3. Sex:
4. Full Contact Address:
5. Occupation:
6. Tel and Fax Numbers:
7. Country:

Your Sincerely,
Mrs. Amelia Hunts