Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: michael hernandez <>

This email with the subject "Fwd: NOTIFICATION GET BACK TO US" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 22 Apr 2008 07:28:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was michael hernandez <>, although it may have been spoofed.

 Yahoo Awards Center
124 Stockport Road, Longsight, Manchester M60 2DB-UnitedKingdom.

This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of Five Hundred
 Thousand Great Britain Pounds (GBP500,000) for the month of Match
 2008 Prize promotion which is organized by YAHOO AWARDS & WINDOWS

YAHOO collects all the email addresses of the people that are active
 online, among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo and Hotmail and
 few from other e-mail providers. Six people are selected monthly to
 benefit from this promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners.

                          PAYMENT OF PRIZE /CLAIMS

Winners shall be paid in accordance with their Settlement Centers.Yahoo
 Prize Award must be claimed not later

than 30 days from date of Draw Notification. Any prize not claimed
 within this period will be forfeited and returned to its source as

Stated below are your identification numbers:

BATCH NUMBER:        MFI/06/APA-43658
REFERENCE NUMBER:    2007234522
PIN:                 1207

You are requested to contact our co-ordinator in Manchester and send
your winning identification numbers to him:

Co-ordinator's Name:  Rev. Niculai Antony


You are advised to send the following information to our co-ordinator
to facilitate the release of of your fund to you.

Full name, Country, Contact Address,Telephone Number,fax Number,Marital
Status, Occupation, Sex,Date of Birth/Age.

Yours in service,

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