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i received a email sayin that I have won 2500000 euro

 
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kUNDAN SINGH
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PostPosted: Sat 22 Jan 2005 20:59    Post subject: i received a email sayin that I have won 2500000 euro Reply with quote

Below is the email I received demanding money for my money transfer
which initially said that I have won 2500000 euro
but later I found this

van maroney <van_maroney1@hotmail.com> wrote:
ATTENTION:

WE ARE IN RECEIPT OF YOUR VERIFICATION FORM AND WE ARE
PRESENTLY PROCESSING YOUR CLAIM, IN VIEW OF THIS YOU
ARE ADVISED TO IMMEDIATELY MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO PAY A
FEE OF 1,500.00 (One Thousand Five Hundred Euros only),
DIRECTLY VIA WESTERN UNION TO
OUR ACCOUNTS OFFICER WITH DETAILS BELOW:

NAME:Martins Paul Francis
ADDRESS: ROVAK FINANCE & SECURITIES COMPANY BV
Cruquiusweg 31 1019 AV Amsterdam,
The Netherlands.


THIS AMOUNT COVERS ALL TRANSFER
COSTS,INSURANCE,COURIER SERVICES AND ADMINISTRATIVE
CHARGES.PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU ARE TO SEND THE RECEIPT
OF PAYMENT VIA EMAIL ATTACHMENT/FAX, IMMEDIATELY AFTER
MAKING THE PAYMENT.KINDLY NOTE THAT PROCESSING FEES
PAYMENT BY WESTERN UNION ENSURES TRANSFER OF YOUR
WINNINGS INTO YOUR ACCOUNT WITHIN 4 WORKING DAYS AFTER
YOUR PAYMENT. AWAITING YOUR PROMPT ACTIONS/RESPONSE IN
THIS REGARD.

YOURS FAITHFULLY,
Van Maroney
FINANCIAL DIRECTOR
ROVAK FINANCE & SECURITIES COMPANY BV

N.B: ALL ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS AS REGARDS YOUR PRIZE
MONEY SHALL BE SENT TO YOU BY COURIER MAIL UPON
PAYMENT OF OUR FEES.
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Captain Igloo
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PostPosted: Sat 22 Jan 2005 21:07    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes, this is definitely a scam. Don't pay them any money, or you will loose it forever.
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PostPosted: Sat 22 Jan 2005 21:54    Post subject: Reply with quote

If you win a real lottery, you will never have to pay fees in order to claim your prize.

Remember you cannot win a lottery you NEVER entered.
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M_Saeed_Al_Sahhaf
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PostPosted: Sat 22 Jan 2005 23:03    Post subject: Reply with quote

Its actually illegal in every European country to charge a fee to collect a lottery prize.
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PostPosted: Sun 23 Jan 2005 01:48    Post subject: Reply with quote

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