Beware of “Google and Microsoft Windows Online Sweepstakes Promotion” Scams
Jul 31, 2016
The email message below, which claims that the recipients are lucky winners of the "Google and Microsoft Windows Online Sweepstakes Promotion," is a lottery scam that is being sent by lottery scammers to their potential victims. There is no "Google and Microsoft Windows Online Sweepstakes Promotion," and recipients of the fake email message should not respond to it or follow the instructions in it. Remember, every month, lottery scammers send out thousands of lottery scamming email messages in an attempt to trick the recipients into thinking they have won the lottery. Once potential victims respond to the fake lottery scamming email messages, they will be asked by the lottery scammers to send thousands of dollars, which the scammers will claim are for taxes and other fees that the potential victims must pay in order for them to receive their so-called lottery prizes. But, once the lottery scammers receive the money sent by their victims, they will disappear, leaving the victims disappointed, frustrated and a few thousand dollars poorer.
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The “Google and Microsoft Windows Online Sweepstakes Promotion” Scam
Google Microsoft Windows
Gmail Lottery Awards
ADDRESS: 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy Mountain View CA 94043, United States 1650-253-0001
Congratulations!! We happily announce to you the draw of Google an American multinational corporation in conjunction with Microsoft Windows online Sweepstakes promotion held in Mountain View, CA 94043, United States.
This is to inform you that this Email address have won a prize money of (U5051,500,000.00) One Million, Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars; we thank you for your patronage all past years by using the internet.
GOGGLE and MICROSOFT two major providers of internet products globally collects all email addresses of people active online, among millions that subscribed to few from other e-mail providers. 50 people are selected every Six years to benefit fromthis promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners Winners shall be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Center. Yahoo Prize Award must be claimed no later than 28th days, from date of Draw Notification. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited. Stated below are your identification numbers: BATCH NUMBER: GOMC/08/USA-93658, REF NUMBER: 201423452, WINNING NUMBER: 01 14 21 01 48
These numbers fall within the London Location He, you are requested to contact our fiduciary agent in United Kingdom and send your winning identification numbers to himfor payment:
CONTACT YOUR CLAIM AGENT
NAME: RICHARD JOLLY.
E-Mail: eaal1@ europe.com
E-mail: eaalgmcc@ gmail.com
YOU ARE ADVISED TO SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO YOUR AGENT TO FACILITATE THE RELEASE OF YOUR FUND TO YOU
1. Full name.
2. Telephone Number
3. Batch Number
4. Reference Number
5. Winning Number.
Congratulations ONCE AGAIN
Do not reply back to the senders address or the source email address, it is sent via computer virtual assistance for response will not be read my Human but computer" Therefore you must contact the fiduciary agents by phone and email address provided above"
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