Email Scam Alert!
This is another email scam you should be aware of and also warn your family and friends about.
Never reply to these emails. Be sure to reach out to your elderly family members who could fall victim to these types of scams.
Below is the text version of this email scam that I received.
FROM: MADAME CHRISTINE LAGARDE
ASSISTANT MANAGING DIRECTOR: BRITISH FINANCE MONITORING UNIT/ UNITED STATE FBI WASHINGTON DC.
This letter is from British Finance Monitoring Unit newly established by the World Financial Service Authority United States Of America in conjunction with United Nations/United Kingdom Security Agency FBI/ UK Metro Police.
This body was set up to discover an unpaid fund being owed to Governments or Individuals all over the world through Contract Payment,Inheritance and Lottery Winning Prize Awards.
It will interest you to know that we have discovered an unpaid/unclaimed funds of (Seven Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) US$7.5M in favour of your name and a mandate has been given to this body British Finance Monitoring Unit to ensure that this fund is release to you without delay. Note that a special payment arrangement has been made to through an ATM Master Card which is to be deliver to your nominated home address or Alternatively come in person to any of our payment offices in Europe, America or Asia to sign papers and get it your self It can also be transfer into your nominated bank account Via KTT.
You are advised to furnish this office with your contact information to enable us open up communication with you regarding the release of your fund immediately.
Your Full Name _________________
Your Company and Home Address: _____________________________ Name of City of Residence: ____________________ Date of Birth (Day/Month/Year): ____________________ Direct Telephone Number/Fax:_____________________ mobile ____________________________ Your Age/Occupation: _______________________________________
Your Identification Like Passport/ID CARD: ____________________________________
Contact Person: Dr Greg Rhodes
Reply To: email@example.com
MADAME CHRISTINE LAGARDE
Assistant Managing Director: British Finance Monitoring Unit.