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Facebook Online Splash Promo Lottery Fraudulent Email Message August 1, 2013

Date: August 01, 2013 5:21 PM - Views: 4,053 - Comments: 17
Facebook Online Splash Promo Lottery Fraudulent Email Message August 1, 2013

The Facebook online splash, promo, lottery email message below is fraudulent and you should not respond to it with your personal information. Every day, thousands of these email messages are sent out by scammers to trick their potential victims into stealing their personal information and/or sending money.

Fraudulent Email Message:

Facebook (notification @facebooklottery.com)
Picture of Facebook
Attn : Beneficiary,
 
CONGRATULATION!!! CONGRATULATION!!! CONGRATULATION!!!
 
You have been selected as one among the ten lucky winners in this year's Facebook online splash, Facebook promo normally holds every year since Facebook has become a success and highly accepted Worldwide. Ten stable Facebook accounts are selected from all the regions by our Internet Processing Unit out of millions of Facebook users, Ten lucky winners have been selected from all the continents currently connected to the Facebook network around the World.
 
Winning Award attached to TICKET NUMBER (812374592611), BALLOT NUMBER (BT: 003632149/62) and WINNING NUMBER: (W43197AD)
 
Your Account emerged as the 6th beneficiary in this Promo and was chosen at random by our Digital Random Internet Processing Service (D.R.I.P.S) and your reward is coming from the interests generated from advertising and copyrights from the Facebook network and this program is fully supported by i, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg {CEO/Founder of Facebook} and the members of staff for the World Gambling promotional program and Lottery Sweepstakes.
 
Congratulations once again from Facebook, You are entitled to the sum of $500,000:00 (Five hundred thousand United States Dollars), being the Sum given out as compensation for your patronage on Facebook.
 
Being the 6th Beneficiary out of the Ten for this Year's Facebook Promotional Lottery Sweepstakes, You fall in the 2nd Category for the winnings which is Category{B},London. Payment District in England with your fiduciary Agent information being given below:
 
Fiduciary Agent: Barr. PAGE ANDERSON
Email Address: facebook.lotteryclaimdept28 @yahoo.com.ph
 
Go ahead and contact him with the below information as soon as you get this notification and get your cash prize of {500,000.00},Five hundred thousand United States Dollars as soon as possible as some winners among those that won have already gotten theirs.
 
FULL NAME: ...............................................
FULL CONTACT ADDRESS: .....................................
TELEPHONE NUMBER: .....................................
OCCUPATION: ..............................................
MARITAL STATUS AND AGE: ...................................
GENDER: ...........................................
COUNTRY/NATIONALITY: ......................................
YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS: .............................................
TICKET NUMBER: ...........................................
BALLOT NUMBER: ............................................
WINNING NUMBER: ............................................
 
N.B: Do not disclose this to anyone until you have successfully claimed your cash prize for security reasons.
 
We have had cases where last winners complained of someone else claiming their prizes and accounts being forged and tendered for the prize money. For security reasons, You have to quote your TICKET NUMBER, BALLOT NUMBER and WINNING NUMBER as your subject when you are getting to your fiduciary agent.
 
Officially Endorsed by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg,
CEO/Founder of Facebook,
All rights reserved(C) 2012 FACEBOOK ONLINE SPLASH PROMO !!!
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Comments or Questions (17)

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  • Anonymous: 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Frank Gray said that he would come to my house within 48 hours, with justin lee and the fedex courier with my prize winning it is true? ~


    • info: 2 weeks, 2 days ago

      No. It is a scam. There is no Facebook lottery or promotion. ~


  • Anonymous: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Is there a Frank Gray that works at the Facebook lottery? ~


    • info: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

      The name is fictitious or not real. There is no Facebook lottery. Facebook doesn't have a Lottery. ~


  • Anonymous: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Her name is Frank Gray, she said that I win 950,0000 dollar for FB book lottery. ~


  • Anonymous: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    She said that i should send money first to fedex courier for packaging, and if i already send money, it should arrive at my house within 48 hours with my winnings. Is it true? ~


  • Anonymous: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    is ther facebook lottery splash promo? it is true? ~


    • info: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

      No. There is no Facebook lottery or promotion. ~


  • Anonymous: 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    I have also had the same text message. ~


  • Anonymous: 5 months, 0 week ago

    This is a scam I almost fell for it until I started asking him questions I give some info to lure him into talking with me wanted phone numbers birthdate with email and password ~


  • Anonymous: 5 months, 1 week ago

    Has anyone actually had a real conversation with one of the people sending this message? I talking to someone right now that is trying to convince me it's legit. ~


  • Anonymous: 6 months, 1 week ago

    Is there a splash fb lottery? ~


    • info: 6 months, 1 week ago

      No, there is no Splash FB lottery. ~


  • info: 10 months, 0 week ago

    Scammers and spammers use a method called Email Address Harvesting to obtain email addresses.
    Read more about Email Address Harvesting by clicking here. ~


  • Anonymous: 10 months, 0 week ago

    how do they acquire our email addresses? ~


  • Anonymous: 10 months, 1 week ago

    Gm my question is why and how do these people prey on people lives like this, especially wen people such as my self lost my job 18 months ago and still havent found work giving us false hope, i think they should be prosecuted it makes me a little Leary about useing any of the social networks for anything.


    Thank you
    K. Jenkins. ~


  • Anonymous: 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    I was contacted on Facebook about this Facebook powerball promotion. I knew it was too good to be true. Please watch out ~


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