Email Scam Alert!
This is a scam! Be aware and warn your friends and family members about these types of email scams.
Below is a text version of the scam that I received via email if you want to read it.
Now that we have found you, let us work hand in hand to actualize this deal. A family member of yours ( or perhaps just a person having the same last name with you died 1997 airliner crashed,leaving behind an estate/capital of (USD12.5 Million with interest accrued till date) in the RHB BANK Singapore where I work as an External auditor. Till date nobody has come forward as an heir or put up an application for the claim(funds).
Recently during the bank’s private search for a relative to the deceased who could claim the said funds, your name and contact was among our findings that matched the surname of the deceased whose name is withheld for security reasons. He died intestate with no Will or Next of kin to this funds. To maintain the level of security required for the completion of this transaction, I have intentionally left out the final detailed information which i will give you as this transaction progress and your seriousness is affirmed.I urge you to come forward since I can provide you with the details you will need to claim the estate/capital and also work with you till the final remittance of the funds to the account you will nominate for us, at the end of this transaction the $12,500,000.00 will now be shared between us as follows.$5,000,000.00 for you and $7,500,000.00 for me and my colleagues that will do all the crucial part in the Bank to ensure that all legal procedures are followed as regards the claim and making sure the claim is released to you promptly with no time wasted. To affirm your willingness and cooperation to this once in a life time opportunity please reply only to my email urgently.
I do expect your prompt response.
Freddie Chee Ng.
All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through.I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Please get in touch with me by my email Also you are advised to send me your full name,telephone/fax number, mailing address,age and occupation based on trust and honesty and as soon as i get that i shall send to you further detailed information regarding the procedure on how we can both claim this funds and seal this deal of a lifetime.