Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your Nationwide Account!!

From: Nationwide Building Society <>

This email with the subject "Please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your Nationwide Account!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 09 Feb 2007 06:42:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Nationwide Building Society <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear nationwide Customers Upgrade 2007

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the nationwide
account we have issued this warning message.

It has come to our attention that your nationwide account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account in this year 2007 and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes
out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.

Once you have updated your account records your nationwide account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your nationwide records click on the following link:

Thank You.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, nationwide will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.  


Michael Di-Lella's signature

Michael Di-Lella
Customer Advisor


This email was sent by the Nationwide Online Server. This is done for your protection.

Michael Di-Lella
Customer Advisor
Nationwide Direct

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