Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: compliment of the day

From: Kan Williams <>

This email with the subject "compliment of the day" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 31 Jul 2006 20:10:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Kan Williams <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Kan Williams
Knights Quarter, 14 St. John's Lane, 
London, EC1M 4AJ England



I got your contact on my private search for a reliable and trusted 
person to handle a transaction of this nature. I know that the 
contents of 
this mail might sound so strange, but I want to assure you that every 
word of it is true.

I am Kan Williams a Financial Consultant to a deceased Immigrant Mr 
Andreas Schranner,property magnate who was based in the U.K., who 
to be my client. On the month of July 2000, my client, his wife 
their daughter Andrea Eich, her husband Christian, and their children 
Katharina and Maximilian all died  in the Air France concord plane 
bound for New York in their plan for a world cruise, 

Since then I have been managing his properties here in the U.K. and 
some others which he put out for sale. The properties which have long 
put out on sale have now been paid for and now the money paid has 
been deposited into his local bank account here. I have contacted you 
to assist in repatriating the money and estate left behind by my 
before they get seized ordeclared unserviceable by his bank.

Particularly, the bank has issued me with a notice to provide any of 
his beneficiary or have the account confisticated within a short 
of time. my late client has an account valued at 25.3 Million United 
States Dollars Only. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating any of 
clients relatives for some time now and with no one coming forward 
since my client passed on and with the bank now giving me a deadline, 
I now 
seek your consent to present you as the beneficiary to my deceased 
client, so that the proceeds of his account valued at 25.3 Million 
UnitedStates Dollars Only can be paid to you. This I intend we share 
ourselves in the ratio of 50% to me and 40% for you while the balance 
we shall use for settling any miscellaneous expenses that might arise.

I have all the necessary information that can be used to back up any 
Claim that we may make and I can assure you that you shall be paid 
amount as the beneficiary of the funds of my late client. All I 
is your honest co-operation to enable us see this deal through. I 
guarantee that this will be executed under alegitimate arrangement 
that will 
protect you from any breach of the law. Trust me as his personal 
consultant that this is a risk-free transaction. Please get in touch 
with me 
via my confidential email:  and send me the following information:

1)Your full names and address as you want them used in the payment 

2)Telephone and fax numbers .

Upon receipt of this information,we shall discuss further about this 

Thank you in anticipation of your cooperation.

Best regards,
Mr. Kan Williams